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The^Fornarina;^ signed. {Barberini Gallery, Rome.)

La Donna Velata. {Pitti Gallery.)

The Vision of Ezekiel. {Do.)

Portrait of Lorenzo de' Medici. {Lost.)

The large St. Michael. {Louvre)

Madonna of Francis I. ; signed and dated. {Do)

Portrait of Joanna of Aragon. {Do.)

Portraits of Leo X. and his secretaries — Cardinals
Giulio de' Medici and de' Rossi. {Pitti Gallery.)

Portrait of a Cardinal. {Madrid Gallery.)

The History of Psyche. {Frescoes in the Farnesina,
only a fragment here and there believed to be hy
Raphael' s own hand.)

Justice. ( Wall painting in oil, in the Sala del Con-
stantino^ in the Vatican.)

Comity. {Do.)

Charity. {Fresco in do.)

Battle of Constantine. (Do.)

The Madonna known as * La Perla^ {Madrid
Gallery.)

Small Holy Family. {Louvre.)

The Holy Family under the Oak. {Madrid Gallery.)

The Madonna of the Rose. {Do)

The Madonna del Passeggio. {Bridgewater Gallery.)

St. Margaret. {Louvre.)

The Visitation. {Madrid Gallery)

St. John the Baptist in the Desert. {Uffizi)

.Another Version. {Louvre)

The Transfiguration ; left unfinished by Raphael
and completed after his death, probably by
Giulio Romano. ( Vatican Gallery.)

The Coronation of the F?>(//k, painted after Raphael's

death by his pupils, from the master's .sketches,

in fulfilment of a contract originally made in

1505.

The most important collections of Eaphael's

drawings are at Oxford ; at Lille ; in tlie Louvre ; in

the British Museum ; at Berlin ; in the Albertina,

Vienna ; in the Venetian Accademia ; in the Uffizi ;

at Chatsvporth ; and in the possession of Mr.

Malcohn of Poltalloch.

BIBLIOGRAPHY.

Vasari, Milanesi's Edition, vol. iv. pp. 315 — 386. (Flor-
ence, 1880.)
Duppa, ' Life of Raphael Sanzio.' (London, 1816.)
Quatremere de Quiucy, * Histoire de la vie et des

ouvrages de Raphael.' (Paris, 1824.)
J. D. Passavant, ' Raphael D'Urbin et son pere, Giovanni

Santi.' (Paris, 1860.)
Hermann Grimm, ' Das Leben Raphaels von Urbino.'

(Berlin, 1872.)
Crowe and Cavalcaselle, 'Raphael, his Life and Works.'

(London, 1882 and 1885.)
Ant. Springer, ' Raflael und Michelangelo.' (Leipzig,

1883.)
Bug. Milntz, ' Raphael, sa vie, son ceuvre, et son temps.'

(Paris, 1886; Enghsh Edition, Loudon, 1887.)
Baldassare Castiglione, 'II Lihro del Cortigiano del

Conte B.C. &c.' (Venice, 1528. )
Luigi Puugileoni, ' Elogio Storico di Raffaello Sanzio da

Urbino.' ^ (Urbino, 1829.)
G. Campori, * Notizie e documenti per la vita di

Giovanni Santi e di Raffaello Santi, da Urbino.'

(Modena, 1870.)
G. Cugnoui, ' Agostino Ohigi 11 Magnifico.'
Carlo Fea, ' Notizie intcrno Raffaele Sanzio.' (Roma,

1822.)
Johan Gaye, ' Carteggio inedito d'arlisti del seooli xiv.-

vi.' (Firenze, 1839-40.)
Gio. Morelli, 'Italian Masters in German Galleries.'

(London, 1883.)
Ditto, 'Noch einmal das Venezianische Skizzenbuch,'

in the ' Zeitschrif t fiir Bildende Kunst,' January and

February, 1887. (Leipzig.)
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Marco Miughetti, 'Raffaello.' (Trans, by L. Fagan,

London, 1882.)
Gus. Frizzoni, ' L'Arte Italiana nella Galleria Nazionale

di Londra.' (Florence, 1880.)
H. Grimm, ' Raphael et I'Antiquite.' (Berlin. )
Kahl, ' Das Venezianische Skizzenbuch.' (Leipzig, 1882.)
Aug, Schmarsow, ' Raphael und Pinturicchio in Siena.'

(Stuttgart, 1880.)
Pulszky, 'Beitrage zu Raphaels Studium der Antike.'

(Leipzig, 1877.)
Ant. Springer, ' Raffaels Schule von Atheu.' (Vienna,

1883.)
R. Forster, ' Farnesina-Studieu.' (Rostock, 1880.)
H. de Geymiiller, 'Raffaello Sanzio Studiato come

Architetto.' (Milan, 1884.)
Ditto, ' Les Projets primitifs pour la reconstruction de

Saint Pierre de Rome.' (Paris, 1875-80.)
F. A. Gruyer, ' Les Vierges de Raphael.' (Paris, 1869.)
Ditto, 'Raphael, Peintre de Portraits.' (Paris.)
Eug. Miintz, ' Historiens et critiques de Raphael.' (Paris,

1883 ; a Bibliography.)
Ch. Bigot, ' Raphael et la Farnesine.' (Paris, 1884.)
Ch. Clement, ' Michel- Ange, Leonard de Viuci, Raphael.'

(Paris, 1878, fourth edition.)
Com. Paliard, ' La Petite Madonue d'Orl&ns et diverses

erreurs de Passavant.' (Paris.)
Louis Fagan, ' Raphael Sanzio, his Sonnet in the British

Museum.' ( Loudon, 1884.)
J. C. Robinson, ' A critical Account of the Drawings by

Michelangelo and Raffaello in the University Galleries,

Oxford.' (Oxford, 1870.)
W. M. Conway ; ' Catalogue of Raphael's known Draw-
ings, Pictures, and Frescoes.' (Liverpool, 1887.)

SARABIA, Francisco Antolines, nephew of
Josef de Sarabia, born at Seville in 1644, studied
for the law, but afterwards took to art, and went
to Madrid to study in the school of Murillo. He
received a judgeship at Seville, but eventually re-
turned to Madrid, where he took orders, and died
in 1700.

SARABIA, Josef de, a Spanish painter, horn at
Seville in 1608, was iirst placed with Agustin del
Castillo, and after that master's death in 1626, with
Francisco Zurbaran. He chiefly resided at Cordova,
where he painted' many pictures and altar-pieces
for the churches. He was not defioient in merit, but
he took his subjects from prints by Sadeler, some
of which were after Rubens, and imposed them on
the ignorant as his own inventions. The best
original work of Sarabia is the ' Flight into Egypt,'
which is entirely his own composition. He died at
Cordova in 1669.

SARACENI, (or Saraoino, Saracini,) Carlo,
called Veneziano, a painter, born in Venice in
1585. According to Baglione, he visited Rome
during the pontificate of Clement VIII., and
was for some time under the tuition of Camillo
Mariani, but afterwards studied and imitated the
manner of Caravaggio. He returned to Venice,
whither he had been invited to paint a picture for
the council-chamber, but did not live to finish it.
He died in 1625. Saraceni engraved a few plates
from his own designs, which he signed usually
Garolus Saracenus invent. Pictures:



Munich. Pinakothek. The Death of the Virgin.
„ „ St. Francis of Assisi.

St. Jerome.

i Death of the Virgin.

Virgin enthroned.
Several Frescoes.
Repose in Egypt.
Joseph interpreting Dreams.
Beheading of the Baptist,
Scene from the Deluge.



Rome. S. Maria in

Trastevere.

„ S. Sinione.

„ Quirirtal.

„ Doria Palace.

„ Borghese Palace.

„ Sciarra Palace.
Venice. Manfrini Palace.



SARAZANA. See Fiasella.



Sarazin de Belmont



PAINTERS AND ENGBAVEBS.



Sassa



SARAZIN DB BELMONT Louise Josephine,
painter and lithographer, was born at Versailles in
1790. She was a pupil of Valenciennes, and was
several times premiated. From 1812 till 1868 she ex-
hibited a very large number of works at the Salon,
her subjects being principally landscape views, with
vaiious effects of light. Of her essays in another
manner we may mention ' Gil Bias ' and ' Don
Alphonso' (1822) ; ' Herminia and Tancred' (1824).
Examples of her work are to be seen in the galleries
of Angers, Nantes, and Toulouse. She died in 1871.

SARBOT. By an artist of this name, who flour-
ished about 1675, we have a print of ' Christ pray-
ing in the Garden,' supported by an angel. It is
probably from his own design, as he adds the word
fecit to hia name.

SARBRUCK, Babtholome von, painter, born at
Treves about 1590, and called Tbevirensis, worked
in Basle and in Bern, and painted several portraits
in the style of Vandyck.

SARMIENTO, Teresa, Duchess of Bejar, an
amateur historical painter of much talent, who
painted pictures for various churches in Madrid,
where she was living towards the middle of the
17th century.

SARRABAT, Daniel, painter, born at Paris in
1666. Three prize pictures by him are recorded :
.'Noah entering the Ark' (1686), 'The Deluge'
(1687), 'Noah leaving the Ark' (1688); but he
never took part in any public exhibitions, and
though received by the Academy in 1702, did not
become a full member. Ho died at Lyons, June
22nd, 1748.

SARRABAT, Isaac, a French mezzotint en-
graver, born at Les Andelys about 1660. He was
one of the earliest artists of his country who prac-
tised that mode of engraving, and his plates are
very indifferently executed. Among others, we
have the following prints by him :

J. B. Bossuet, Bishop of Meaux ; after Uigaud,
Antoine Coypel, Painter to the King; after JVetscher.
Etienne Gantrel, Engraver to the King ; after Largil-

liere.
The Confessor ; in two plates ; after N. van Haeften.
Heraclitus, half-length ; after M. Corneille.

SARRAGON, John, an engraver and publisher,
■who flourished about the year 1645. His plates
were mostly portraits.

SARRAZIN, BiNiGNB, painter, the son and pupil
of Jacques Sarrazin, was granted a pension by
Louis XIV. to enable him to complete his studies
at Rome, and after his father's death was allowed to
retain the latter's lodging in the Louvre. His only
recorded work was a series of paintings, which he
executed in 1674, in the chapel of the H6tel de
Ville at Marseilles, but these were some years ago
destroyed during an alteration of the building. He
died in Paris in 1692.

SARRAZIN, Jacques, the elder, the famous
French sculptor, born at Noyon in 1588, painted a
few pictures. D'Argenville speaks of a 'Holy
Family ' and four medallions at the ' Minimes ' in
Paris, so beautiful that they might be taken for the
work of Lesueur. In the Rennes Museum there is
a pencil drawing by him, and Duret engraved
some of his Madonnas. He died in Paris in 1660.

SARRAZIN, Jean Baptiste, professor at the
Academy of St. Ltike at Paris, held an appoint-
ment as decorative painter at the court of Louis
XVI. He exhibited a few landscape and marine
views between 1762 and 1793.

SARTABELLI. See Saltakello.



SARTI, Antonio, an Italian painter, practising
about 1600, mentioned by Baldassini in his ' Storia
di Jesi,' where he highly commends a ' Circumcision'
in the collegiate church of Massaccio.

SARTI, Ercolb, called II Muto di Ficarolo,
was born at Ficarolo, a town in the duchy of Fer-
rara, in 1593, of a respectable family, and was deaf
and dumb from his birth. Before he was sixteen
years of age, on the occasion of a solemn proces-
sion, he placed on the front of his father's house
a picture he had painted in secret, representing
the 'Adoration of the Magi.' This unexpected
production was the object of general astonishment,
and its author was placed under Carlo Bononi, at
Ferrara. He afterwards imitated the style of Ippolito
Scarsellino, his contemporary. The principal pic-
tures of Sarti are in the church of the Benedictines,
in his native town. He also painted a portrait of
Pope Sylvester, now in the Oostabili Gallery. He
died about 1637.

SARTO, Andrea del. See Andrea d'Agnolo.

SARTORIUS, Francis, an animal painter, who
lived and practised in England during the latter
part of the 18th century. He painted portraits of
horses and dogs, and also hunting-pieces. Many
of his productions were engraved in mezzotint and
aquatint. He died about 1806.

SARTORIUS, Jakob Christopher, an engraver
of Nuremberg, whose portraits and book-illus-
trations bear dates from 1694 to 1737.

SARTORIUS, John N., son of Francis Sartorius,
was, like him, an animal painter. He exhibited at
the Academy from 1778 to 1824. His subjects
were connected with the turf. A few game pieces
are extant with the name of Sartorius, but whether
by John N. or Francis is uncertain.

SARZANA. See Fiaselli.

SARZETTI, Angiolo, an artist of the Bolognese
school, born at Rimini. For the church of the
Angioli, in his native town, he executed some
paintings in oil and in fresco. He was a pupil of
Cignani, and flourished about 1700.

SAS, Christian, a German engraver, who flour-
ished from about 1630 to 1660. He engraved
several plates, among which are forty-five scenes
from the life of St. Philip Neri, after Stella. There
are some other plates by him, after II Pomerancio,
and other masters.

SASC, Julie de, {nee Lisiewska,) painter, born
in Saxony, 1724. She was the pupil of her father,
Georg Lisiewski, and lived for some time at the
Hague, where she became a member of the Pictura
Society in 1767. She died at Berlin in 1794.

SASONOFF, Wassily Kondeatiewitch, a Russian
painter, born at Gomel, Mohyleff, about 1789. He
studied in the Academies of Petersburg and Ongru-
moff, and devoted himself chiefly to biblical and
historical subjects. An example of the latter is
in the Hermitage at Petersburg: ' The Grand Duke
Dmitry Donskoy after the Victory of Koulikovo,
1380.' ■ He died at Petersburg in 1870.

SASS, Henry, portrait painter, son of an artist,
was born in London in 1788. His first work was
the ' Descent of Ulysses into Hell,' and in 1816 he
went to Rome. He never, however, obtained much
reputation as an artist, though he was very success-
ful as an elementary teacher. Many of the chief
English painters of the 19th century passed through
his school. He died in 1844. (See ' Reminiscences,'
by W. P. Frith ; London, 1887.)

SASSE, Richard, a water-colour painter, born
in 1774, exhibited landscapes at the Academy from

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1791 to 1813. In 1811 He was appointed teacher
to the Princess Charlotte, and landscape painter to
the Prince Regent. In 1815 he travelled on the
continent, and eventually settled in Paris, -where
he died in 1849. He was a cousin of Henry Sass.
but lengthened his name by an e. There are
examples of his work at South Kensington.

SASSKTTA, Stefano di Giovanni, a Sienese
of the 14th century, who painted a ' Christ on the
Cross,' in S. Maria de' Servi, in Siena ; a ' Coronation
of the Virgin,' at the Porta Romana, Siena ; ' The
Burial of the Virgin,' in the Cathedral of Asciano ;
and a 'Madonna and Saints,' in S. Domenico in
Corlona. He was the master of Sano di Pietro.

SASSI, Giovanni Battista, flourished at Milan
in the 18th century, was a pupil of Solimena, in
Naples, but returned in 1715 to Milan, where ho
painted several altar-pictures, and completed some
pictures left unfinished by Pietro Giraldi.

SASSOFERATO. See Salvi.

SASSOLI, Fabiano, a painter upon glass, who
flourished at Arezzo in the 15lh century. His son,
Stagio, excelled his father in the same art, and
was a collaborateur with Domenico Pecori, and
later with the famous Guillaume de Marseilles.

SASSONE, II. See Mengs, Anton Rafael.

SATTLEK, JoHANN Michael, born at Neuberg,
in Austria, in 1786, was a pupil at the Vienna
Academy, but settled at Salzburg. He painted
panoramas, which he exhibited in the chief German
towns. He died at Mattern, near Salzburg, in 1847.

SAUBERLICH, Lobenz, a German engraver
on wood, who, according to ProfeSFor Christ, pub-
lished some wood-cuts at Wittemberg in the year
1699. He used a cipher composed of an L. and
an S. He is supposed to have died in 1613.

SADERWEID, Alexander, a draughtsman and
painter of battle-pieces, was born in Courland, in
1782, and received his training in the Dresden
Academy. Coloured prints from bis drawings had
great popularity about thirty years ago. He was
patronized by Alexander I. of Russia, and resided
for a considerable time at St. Petersburg, where he
died in 1844.

SAUNDERS, JosErH, an English miniature
painter, working in London towards the end of the
18tli century. He had an extensive practice, and
was eraploj'ed principally as a painter of ladies'
portraits. From 1778 to 1797 he exhibited occa-
sionally at the Academy. His son, R. Saunders,
practised the same art.

SAURA, MosBN Domingo, a Spanish painter of
the 17th ceritiu'y, born at Lucena, in Valencia. On
the death of his wife he became a priest, and
devoted himself with much success to the art of
painting. His works are numerous at Valencia.

SAUTERLEUTHE, Joseph, a celebrated painter
upon glass, born at Weingarten in 1796. He was
a pupil of Isopi, and began his career in the china
factory of Ludwigsburg, but in 1812 went to
Nuremberg to perfect himself in the art of glass-
painting. In 1837 be painted twelve windows
for Prince Thurn-and-Taxis at Ratisbon, and,
jointly with Vortel of Munich, he executed the
windows in the hall of the Minnesanger in the
Landsberg Sohloss at Meiningen, Fine examples
of his art are preserved in the Hertel collection at
Nuremberg, consisting of paintings on glass- after
Albrecht Diirer's Life of the Virgin. He died at
Nuremberg in 1843,

SAUVAGE, Antoine, called Lemiee Ihe younger,
to distinguish him from his father, Gabriel Charles

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Sauvagb, called Lemire. He was a French painter
of history and portraits. He was born at Lun^-
ville, and died in the last quarter of the 18lh cen-
tury. His wife, n^ Sophie Bbinisholtz, was also
a painter. .

SAUVAGE, Jean Baptiste, a French painter of
the 17th century. In the museum at Valenciennes
there is by him a portrait of Jean Baptiste Rousseau,

SAUVAGE, Joseph Gr:^goire, a Flemish minia-
ture painter and enameller of the 18th century,
who was painter to Duke Charles of Lorraine for
seventeen years. On the death of his patron he
was reduced to great poverty, and is said to have
died in the hospital of St. Peter at Brussels.

SAUVAGE, PiAT Joseph, was born at Tournai
in 1744, and studied at the Academy at Antwerp.
He essayed several styles of painting, and finally
adopted that of bas-relief, in which he became
eminent. He settled for a considerable time in
Paris, where his works were in high estimation.
In 1808 he returned to his own city, where he
taught in the Drawing School. His paintings in
has relief are to be seen in the museums of Tournai,
Antwerp, Montargis, Montpellier, Montauban, Lille,
and Toulouse. He imitated marbles and ancient
terra-cottas with great success, and painted por-
celain in enamel. Van Spaendonck occasionally
added flowers in his pictures. He died at Tournai
in 1818.

SAUVA6E0T, Charles Thi^odore, painter, horn
in Paris in 1826, was a pupil of Isabey. He ex-
hibited landscape views of French scenery at tlie
Salon from 1863 onwards, and died at Fontainehleau
in 1883.

SAUVAGEOT, Denis Franqois, painter, bom in
Paris in 1793, was a pupil of C. Bourgeois. He
painted landscapes and interiors, and was an occa-
sional exhibitor at the Salon from 1822 to 1831,

SAUVAGEOT, D^sir^^b Charlot'ib (»ee Gal-
Lio'i), bom in Paris in 1800, was a pupil of Bouchet.
From 1819 to 1848 she exhibited portraits and genre
pictures.

SAUVAN, Philippe, painter and engraver, horn
at Ailes in 1695, studied under Parocel and in
Italy. He painted several altar-pieces in Aries,
Aix, and Avignon ; also portraits. His son Pieebb
and his daughter Gabbielle also painted. He
died at Avignon in 1789, There are examples of
his work in the Museum of Avignon.

SACVfi, Jean, a French engraver of little note,
who, according to Basan, flourished about the end
of the 17th century. He engraved after Guido, P.
da Cortona, &c., also some portraits.

SAUVfi, Jean Jacques Theodore, a French en-
graver and lithographer, was born in Paris in 1792,
He was a pupil of David, and has left some litho-
graphs after heads by Raphael in the Vatican
frescoes. He died in 1869,

SAVAGE, John, an English engraver, who re-
sided in the Old Bailey about 1680. He engraved
the portraits of many convicted malefactors, also
those of some who fell in a better cause, as Walpole
puts it. Among bis portraits we may name those
of:

William III. and Queen Mary,

Bishop Latimer.

John Alasco,

Algernon Sidney,

Archibald Campbell, Earl of Argyle.

Henry CorDish, Sheriff of London,

Sir Bdmundbury Godfrey.

John Gadbury, Astrologer,

James Fitzrgy, Duke of Monmouth.



Savage

Sir Thomas Armstrong.
Sir Henry Ohauncey, Antiquary.
Chief Justice Sir Henry Pollerfen.
Arthur, Earl of Torrington.
Charles Leigh, M.D.

He also engraved some of the plates for Tempest's
'Cries of London,' and Evelyn s 'Numismata.'

SAVAGE, William, painter and engraver, was
born about 1785. He studied in the Academy
Schools, and published 'Practical Hints on Decor-
alive Painting, with Illustrations engraved on wood
and printed in colours by the type press.' London,
1822.

SAVALO, , a skilful illuminator of the 12th

century, practising at Arras about 1180. In the
Library at Valenciennes there is a Gospel finely
ilUmiinated by him.

SAVART, Pierre, French engraver, born in
Paris in 1760. He produced several plates in the
neat, finished style of Ficquet ; among them the
following portraits of illustrious Frenchmen :

Louis XIV.; after Eigaud. 1771.

Louis de Bourbon, Prince de Cond4: after Le Juste.

1776.
Jean Baptiste Colbert ; after P. de Chavipagne. 1773.
J. B. La Bruyere ; after St. Jean. , 1778.
Pierre Bayle ; after the same. 1774.
Jean Racine ; after Santerre. 1772.
Nicholas; Boileau Despr^aux ; after Higaud ; an oval,

1769.
Babelais; after Sarrabat. 1767.
Cardinal Kiohelieu ; after P. de Champagne.
Nicholas de Catioat, Mar(§chal de France.
Comte de Buffon ; after Drouais. 1776.
Bossuet ; after Eigaud. 1773.
D'Alembert; after Catherine Lusurier. 1780.
Montesquieu. 1779.

SAVARY, AuGUSTE, painter, born at Nantes in
1799, a pupil of Boissier. fie exhibited many
French landscapes at the Salon from 1824 to 1859.

SAVERY, Jakob, the elder, born at Courtrai,
practised at Amsterdam about 1560. He was the
father of Jakob Savery the younger, and the
master of Willem van Niculant. He excelled in
paintinu; animals, birds, and fishes.

SAVERY, Jakob, the younger, painter, was
born at Com trai about the year 1645, and was a
disciple of Hans Bol. He painted landscapes and
animals, which he finished with great labour and
patience, though in a hard, dry style. He died of
the plague at Amsterdam in 1602. At the Hague
there is a ' Kermesse of St. Sebastian ' by him.

SAVERY, Jan, a Flemish painter and engraver,
born at Courtrai in 1697. According to Huber,
he was the nephew of Roelandt Savery, and was
probably his scholar, as he painted landscapes in
a similar style. He died in 1665. We have several
etchings by this artist, from his own designs, among
which are the following:

A set of six mountainous Landscapes, with figures, in-
scribed J. Savery f fee. Nic. de Clerc. exc.

A Land.scape, with a Stag-hunt ; J. Savery, fee. H.
Hondius.

A Landscape, with Samson killing a Lion ; J. C. Viss-
cher, exc.

SAVERY, Roelandt, theson of Jakob Sarery the
elder, was born at Courtrai in 1576, and instructed
by his brother, J akob the younger. It has been sup-
posed that he was afterwards a disciple of Paul Brill ;
but this cannot be reconciled with chronology, as
that artist had left Flanders for Italy, where he
passed the remainder of his lifo, before Savery was
of an age to profit by his instruction. The resem-
blance of his style to that of Brill is not more ap-



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parent than to that of Brueghel, and other Flemish
landscape painters of the time. Savery visited
France in the reign of Henry IV., by whom he was
employed in the royal palaces. Soon after his
return to the Low Countries, he was invited to the
court of Prague, by Rudolph II., in whose service
he passed a great part of his life. By the direction
of the Emperor he travelled through the Tyrol,
where the scenery was entirely to his taste. The
studies he made there were of great use in his later
works. After the death of the Emperor, he settled
at Utrecht, and died there in 1639. Works :

Amsterdam. B. Museum. Orpheus.

„ „ landscape with Hunt.

Dresden. Gallery. Hunting a Boar,

„ „ A Mountain Torrent.

„ „ The Ark of Noah.

„ „ Five other Landscapes.

London. Nat. Gallery. Orpheus charming the Beasts.

Munich. Pinakothek. A Boar-hunt.

SAVERY, Solomon, (Savry,) a Dutch engraver,
born at Amsterdam in 1594. From his having
engraved a few English portraits, he is said to
have visited this country, but it is not certain that
he did so. The following are his principal plates :

Charles I. with a high-crowned hat, a view of T/Vest^

minster in the back-ground,
Oliver Cromwell. 1649.
John Speed, the Historian.
Thomas, Lord Fairfax.
Christ driving the Money-changers out of the Temple ;

after Eemh'andt.

SAVILLE, Dorothea, an English portrait
painter. She practised in London in the first part
of the 17th century. Some of her works were
engraved by Hollar and Thomas Cross.

SAVOLDO, GiAN-GiROLAMO, was born about
1480, at Brescia. Very little is known of his life,
but he is said to have pursued his profession for
pleasure rather than for gain. He was at Venice
in 1621, OS he went there from Treviso to finish
a painting for the altar of San Niccol6, which had
been left unfinished bj' Fra Marco Pensabene.
This picture rejresents an enthroned Virgin and
Child with Saints. He was fond of introducing
evening or night effects into pictures of a sacred



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