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The Catanian brothers
(c. 1675-1680)
plate 6 from a set of thirteen engravings after the paintings by Annibale Carracci for the Camerino of the Palazzo Farnese, Rome, c. 1595

Medium
engraving
Measurements
25.6 × 52.0 cm (plate before lettering) 28.0 × 52.0 cm (plate after lettering) 45.6 × 71.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Rome, Italy
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
Edition
2nd state
Inscription
printed in ink below image l.l.: Aspice non fessos per saeva incendia fratres sustinet hic matrem, sustinet ille patrem
printed in ink below image l.l.: Annibal Carraccius pinxit in aedibus farnesianis
printed in ink below image l.c.: Aeuphinomus pius est alter pius alter Anapus; O deus, o siculi gloria prima soli
printed in ink below image l.c.: Io. Iacobus de Rubeis formis Romae ad Templum S. Mariae de Pace aum priv. Sum Pontificis
printed in ink below image l.r.: Obsequiosa suas cessit queis Aetna fauillas, cessit, et ardentes Mulciber ipse faces
printed in ink below image l.r.: Petrus Aquila delineavit et sculpsit
printed in ink below image l.r.: 6
Accession Number
P115-1991
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Professor Peter Tomory, 1991
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Gallery location
Not on display