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Martyrdom of St. Catherine of Alexandria

Artist:
Engraved by Mario Cartaro (Italian, born Viterbo, active Rome ca. 1557–88, died 1620)
Date:
1567
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 17 5/16 x 11 3/16 in. (44 x 28.4 cm) sheet: 17 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (44.5 x 28.5 cm) mount: 18 9/16 x 12 5/8 in. (47.1 x 32.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.100.792
Not on view
Signature: In plate, lower left: Monogram + "Marius krtarus. inci."

Inscription: In lower margin: "Horrificas Catharina rotas, gladiosq minantes / Cum prece disiectos laeta videret, ait: / Sic probat omnipotens Christus mea iura fidemq / Sic mea uictrici uota secundat ope."
Vendor: Charles Stehlin
B.XV.525.12-II; TIB.XXXI.414.12-II; Cattaneo p. 3 no. 37
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