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Destroy the dragon without sword; (Dan. 14.25); Virgin and Child on hemisphere

Artist:
Johann Jakob Frey the Elder (Swiss, active in Rome 1681–1752)
Artist:
After Carlo Maratti (Italian, Camerano 1625–1713 Rome)
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Plate: 18 11/16 × 13 in. (47.5 × 33 cm) Sheet: 21 15/16 x 16 9/16 in. (55.8 x 42 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.602.580A
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: Interficiam draconem absque gladio . (Dan. 14.25.
At lower left: Eq. Caro. Marrattus pinsc.
At lower right: Iac. Freÿ del et Sc Romae

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Nagler IV.488; Le Blanc II.252.20
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