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Moses holding the Tables of the Law above his head, from Schola Italica Picturae, plate 16

Series/Portfolio:
Schola Italica Picturae
Artist:
Domenico Cunego (Italian, Verona 1727–1803 Rome)
Artist:
After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
Publisher:
Gavin Hamilton (British, Murdieston, Lothian, Scotland 1723–1798 Rome)
Date:
1773
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 9/16 in. (55 x 39.5 cm) Plate: 13 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. (35 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.21(44)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 16
At lower left: Parmigianino pinx.
At lower right: Dom. Cunego sculpsit Romae 1773.
At bottom center: Vidit Moyses Vitulum et Choros, irastusque proÿecit / de manu Tabulas ad radicem montis. Exod. Cap. XXXII.V.29 / Ex Tabula Parmae existente

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Le Blanc II.75.36
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