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Last Judgment; after Michelangelo's fresco in the Sistine Chapel

Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
ca. 1545
Engraving; three plates
Irregularly shaped: approx. sheet: 25 1/2 x 28 1/8 in. (64.8 x 71.4 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image: 'B', 'E' and 'D'
Art Gallery - College of Staten Island, CUNY, New York. "Reproducing Michelangelo," April 21, 2004–May 22, 2004.

Boorsch, Lewish and Lewis p.53 n.9: second states of plates B, E and D; Bellini 1998 p.213 n.51; B.XV.395.25
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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