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Hercules and Iole; Hero and Leander; Pan and Syrinx
1674
plate 10 from the series of 24 engravings after the paintings by Annibale Carracci for the Galleria of the Palazzo Farnese, Rome

Medium
engraving
Measurements
26.0 × 69.4 cm (plate before lettering) 29.8 × 69.4 cm (plate after lettering) 45.8 × 71.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Le Blanc p. 53
Inscription
printed in ink below image l.l.: Annibal Carraccius pinx. in aedibus farnesiamis
printed in ink below image l.c.: Leander amore duce Hellesportum trasnatans ad Hero
printed in ink below image l.c.: Molle latus saevis Iole egit aspera villis, armavitque manum clava domitrice ferarum. Tymparla Iascivis cava pulsat cantibus Heros; Iactat amor spolium Nemees, victorque superbit.
printed in ink below image l.c.: Io. Iacob. de Rubeis formis Romae ad Temp. S. Mariae de Pace cu. Priv. S. Pont.
printed in ink below image l.r.: Syringa vim Panos effugiens in calamum versa
printed in ink below image l.r.: 10
printed in ink below image l.r.: Petrus Aquila delin. et sculp.
Accession Number
P135-1991
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