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The Entombment

Printmaker:
John Baptist Jackson (British, ca. 1701–ca. 1780)
Artist:
After Jacopo Bassano (Jacopo da Ponte) (Italian, Bassano del Grappa ca. 1510–1592 Bassano del Grappa)
Date:
1739
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
21 7/8 x 15 1/16 in. (55.5 x 38.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.17.3-8
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription: (on urn, above lower right hand corner) J: B: Jackson / Delin Sculp & / excudit 1739; (across bottom) Insignem hanc Tabulam a JACOBO DE PONTE dipictam. Clarissimo Viro JACOBO FACCIOLATO Seminarii Patavini Præsidi, Archigymnasii ornamento. / doctrinæ, & in primis Latina eloquentia laude celeberrimo. J B Jackson D.C. [some uncertainties about this inscription]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

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