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Venus and Anchises; Salmacis and Hermaphroditus; Pan and Cupid
1674
plate 8 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
28.8 × 67.6 cm (plate) 45.9 × 71.3 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
Edition
only state
Inscription
printed in ink below image l.l. Salmacis Hermaphroditum in fonte complectus
printed in ink below image l.l. Annibal Carraccius pix. in credibus farnesianis
printed in ink below image l.c. Hic ille Anchises, thalamo, cui iuncta Dione fatalem peperit caelesti sanguine prosem: Aeneas pins unde satus, genus unde Latinum, Albanique patres, atque altae maenia Romae.
printed in ink below image l.c. semiferum Pana domat Amor
printed in ink below image l.c. Io. Iacob. de Rubeis formis Romae ad Templ. S. Mariae de Pace cu. Priv. S. Pont.
printed in ink below image l.r. 8
printed in ink below image l.r. Petrus Aquila delin. et sculp.
Accession Number
P133-1991
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