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The Madonna of Loreto

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Date:
by 1575
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 5/16 x 8 1/2 in. (28.8 x 21.6 cm) trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.464
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered below image 'Arridet dulci puer... / ... ab ore parens' and 'Ant. Lafreri formis Romae 1575'

Marking: Stamped on verso, lower left 'DOUBLETTE DER ALBERTINA'
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis no.54.ii; Bellini 1998 no.54.ii; B.XV.386.5
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis Inc., 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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