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In the late Quattrocento, a marble torso based on a Hellenistic statue was found on the grounds of the Palazzo Orsini in Rome. By 1501 Cardinal Oliviero Carafa had…

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Marsh, David, “Pasquinades”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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