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The Mystic marriage of St. Catherine

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (Italian, Correggio, active by 1514–died 1534 Correggio)
Date:
by 1575
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 11/16 x 8 9/16 in. (29.7 x 21.8 cm) platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1950
Accession Number:
50.559.5
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered with Ghisi's monogram within image, lower centre 'G.MAF' and below image 'Divini felix virgo ... /... Deus ipse suis' and 'Ant. Lafreri formis Romae 1575'
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis no.51.ii; Bellini 1998 no.55.ii; B.XV.389.11
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998.



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