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Feast at the House of Simon, with Mary Magdalen washing the feet of Christ at lower right, from Schola Italica Picturae, plate 23

Series/Portfolio:
Schola Italica Picturae
Artist:
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, Bassano 1732–1803 Rome)
Artist:
After Paolo Veronese (Paolo Caliari) (Italian, Verona 1528–1588 Venice)
Publisher:
Gavin Hamilton (British, Murdieston, Lothian, Scotland 1723–1798 Rome)
Date:
1772
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 9/16 in. (55 x 39.5 cm) Plate: 12 3/16 x 15 3/8 in. (31 x 39 cm) printed horizontally
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.21(52)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 23
At lower left: Paolo Veronese pinxit
At lower right: Giovanni Volpato sculpit Romae 1772.
At bottom center: Semper Pauperes habetis voliscum, me autem non semper habetis. Math.C.XXVI.V.11. / Genuae in Aedibus Durazzo

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Marini 169
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