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The Crucified Christ Surrounded by Mourning Angels

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century
Artist:
After Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Publisher:
Frans van den Wyngaerde (Flemish 1614–1679)
Date:
1575–1679
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/16 x 9 5/8 in. (33.5 x 24.4 cm); trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.655
Not on view
Impression trimmed along the lower margin
Inscription: Lettered within image lower left: 'IULIUS ROM. IN.' and lower right: 'FRAN. V. WYN. E.'
Lettered below image, centre: 'G. MAF. Fecit'
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis p.183 n.56.copy 2; Bellini 1998 p.267 n.62.copy 2; B. XV.388.8 (reverse copy);
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

Suzanne Boorsch, R. E. Lewis, 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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