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Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne

Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne
plate 12 from the Galeriae Farnesianae Icones series, published by Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi, Rome 1674

etching and engraving
38.6 × 69.7 cm (image) 40.5 × 69.8 cm (plate) 45.9 × 71.2 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Rome, Italy
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Borea XLII D.17 i/i
only state
printed and published by Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi, Rome
printed in ink l.l.: Annibal Carraccius pinx. in Ædibus farnesianis
printed in ink l.c.l.: Baccharitum thyasis ibat comitatus IACCHVS / Victor ab Eoo rediens, Oriente subacto;
printed in ink l.c.: Desertam Theseo complexus littore GNOSSIN / Coniugio iunxit sociam, currusque, triumphique.
printed in ink l.c.r.: Io. Iacob. de Rubeis formis Romæ ad Templ. S. Mariæ de Pace cū Priu. S. Pont.
printed in ink l.c.r.: Vt semper niteat, sponsæ de fronte coronam / Sumpsit, et æthereis fulgentibus intulit astris.
printed in ink l.r.: Petrus Aquila delin. et sculp.
printed in ink l.r.: 12
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