Female figure (Saint Catherine?) kneeling on the ground at center pleading to a male figure (Maximus?) who wears a crown and is seated on a throne at right; at left a figure with raised sword about to strike the woman; a group of figures looking on in the background
Sheet (oval format, trimmed to plate): 7 1/2 × 6 7/8 in. (19 × 17.5 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's name at upper left, on the column: 'DOMINICVS / CAMPA / GNO / LA / .' Dated at bottom center: '.MDXVII.'
Marking: Collector's mark on recto at lower right: 'P.L.' (Peter Lely) (Lugt no. 2092); Collector's mark on verso at upper left: intertwined 'GG' (Gustav Grunewald) in purple ink (Lugt no. 1155b); Unidentified mark in pencil on verso at lower center, possibly initials 'n.R.'
Gustav Grunewald (American, New York, 1805–1878)
B.XIII.381.6; TIB.Commentary.XXV.2519.007; Hind.V.210.2; Washington 1973 cat.no. 157
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIII.381.6.
Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948, cat. no. V.210.2.
Jay A. Levenson, Konrad Oberhuber, Jacquelyn L. Sheehan Early Italian Engravings from the National Gallery of Art. Washington DC, 1973, cat. no. cat.no. 157.