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Perseus and Phineus
plate 4 from the series of 24 engravings after the paintings by Annibale Carracci for the Galleria of the Palazzo Farnese, Rome

etching and engraving
35.8 × 55.4 cm (plate) 45.6 × 71.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
only state
printed in ink below image l.l.: Annibal Carraccius pinx. in aedibus farnesianis
printed in ink below image l.c.: Finen monte furens connubia caedibus implet attossensque manu lethales Gorgonis angues, hospitis invisi: surgit danaeius heros in silicem versos saxo campescuit hostes
printed in ink below image l.c.: Io. Iacobus de Rubeis formis Romae ad Templ. S. Mariae de Pace cu. Priv. S. Pont.
printed in ink below image l.r.: Petrus Aquila delin. et sculp.
printed in ink below image l.r.: 4
Accession Number
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