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The Martyrdom of Saint James

Artist:
Giovanni David (Italian, Cabella Ligure 1749–1790 Genoa)
Artist:
Designed by school of Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)
Date:
1776
Medium:
Etching, 2nd state
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 13/16 x 15 9/16 in. (32.5 x 39.5 cm) trimmed to platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.570.242
Not on view
Signature: (in plate) David Gen: ab Orig: del: et sculp.

Inscription: MARTIRIO di S. Jacopo Apostolo dipinto a fresco da Andrea Mantegna nella Chiesa degli Eremitani di Padova
Le Blanc II.99.3-6 (series); Andresen HB I.332.1 (series); Nagler III.296; Grasso Fravega 1981 no. 9; Boerner 2000 no. 8 (series)
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