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Annibale Carracci
1674
from the series of 24 engravings after the paintings by Annibale Carracci for the Galleria of the Palazzo Farnese, Rome

Medium
etching and engraving
Measurements
41.1 × 40.8 cm (plate) 45.8 × 71.3 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
Edition
only state
Inscription
printed in ink below image l.l.: Petrus Aquila sculp.
printed in ink below image l.c.: Carolus Marattus inv. et delin.
printed in ink below image l.r.: Io. Jacob. de Rubeis formis Romae ad Temp. S. Mariae de Pace cu. Priv. S. Pout.
printed in ink (in image) in cartouche: D. O. M. / ANNIBAL CARRACCINS BONONIENSIS / HIC EST / RAPHAELI SANCTIO URBINATI / VT ARTE INGENIO FAMA SIC TUMULO PROXIMUS / PAR INTRIQUE FUNUS ET GLORIA / DISPAR FORTUNA / AEQUAM VIRTUTI RAPHAEL TULIT / ANNIBAL INIQUAM / DECESSIT DIE XV IULII AN MDCIX AET. XXXXIX / CAROLUS MARATTUS SUMMI PICTORIS / NOMEN ET STUDIA COLENS P. AN. MDCLXXIIII. / ARTE MEA VIVIT NATURA ET VIVIT IN ARTE / MENS DECUS ET NOMEN SAETERA MORTIS ERANT.
Accession Number
P124-1991
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Professor Peter Tomory, 1991
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display