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Aurora and Tithonus
plate 9 from the series of 24 engravings after the paintings by Annibale Carracci for the Galleria of the Palazzo Farnese, Rome

25.6 × 44.0 cm (plate before lettering) 27.8 × 44.0 cm (plate after lettering) 45.8 × 71.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
printed in ink below image l.l.: Annibal Carraccius pinx. in aetibus farnesianis
printed in ink below image l.c.: Axe trahit roseo Caphalum Titone relicto, inuitumque Aurora sinu rapit: ille recusat amplexus; remoratur iter, proenuncia solis immemor et lucis, fusuique oblita dici.
printed in ink below image l.c.: Io. Iacob. de Rubeis formis Romae ad Templ. S. Mariae de Pace cum Priv. S. Pont.
printed in ink below image l.r.: 9
printed in ink below image l.r.: Petrus Aquila delin. et sculp.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Professor Peter Tomory, 1991
Gallery location
Not on display