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Perseus and Phineus

Perseus and Phineus
plate 4 from the Galeriae Farnesianae Icones series, published by Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi, Rome 1674

etching and engraving
32.8 × 54.9 cm irreg. (image) 35.8 × 55.5 cm (plate) 45.9 × 71.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Rome, Italy
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Borea XLII D.8 i/i
only state
printed and published by Giovanni Giacomo de'Rossi
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
Gift of 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