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Rest on the Flight into Egypt; the Holy Family under a palm tree surrounded by angels, putti, and a male cleric or saint

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Giulio Campi (Italian, Cremona 1502–1572)
Date:
1578
Medium:
Engraving; first state of five (BLL)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 11/16 x 12 1/2 in. (47.5 x 31.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.19-126
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in image lower left: ".G.MAF 1578"; on a tablet lower right: "IULIUS CAMPUS CREMONENSIS IN."
Sotheby's, London, Wilton House Sale, July 1917; Henry Herbert, 9th Earl of Pembroke (British, ca. 1689/93–1751); Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis 193.59.i; Bellini 1998, 263.61.i; Bartsch XV.385.4; TIB 31[15], 32.4.i
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 4, p. 385.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch. Abaris Books, 1978–, cat. no. 4.i, p. 32, ill.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, Michal Lewis The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1985, cat. no. 59.i, p. 193, ill.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giorgio Ghisi. Bassano del Grappa, 1998, cat. no. 61.i, p. 263, ill.



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