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The Martyrdom of Saint Christopher, "Primo Quadro"

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:
n.d.
Medium:
Etching, 2nd state
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 7/8 x 15 11/16 in. (32.7 x 39.8 cm) trimmed to platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.570.243
Not on view
Signature: (in plate, in center under title) Delineato sull'Originale da Giovanni David Genovese; (at left) Idem sculp.

Inscription: PRIMO Quadro a fresco, rappresentante il Martirio di S. Cristoforo nella Chiesa degli Eremitani di Padova Opera di Andrea Mantegna
Le Blanc II.99.3-6 (series); Nagler III.296; Andresen HB I.332.1 (series); Grasso Fravega 1981, no. 8; Boerner 2000 no. 8 (series)
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