Last Judgment; after Michelangelo's fresco in the Sistine Chapel
Designed by Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Engraving; three plates
Irregularly shaped: approx. 23 x 26 in.
Mat: 30 x 40 in.
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered within image: 'G', 'F' and 'I' Lettered within image lower centre: 'ALL ILL.MO SIG. ET PRON. COL.MO IL SOG. MATHIA DI MERVE SIGNORE DI CLOOTVYCK...D.V.S. Ill.ma divotiss.mo sev.re'
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: plates F (state ii), G (state ii), and I (state v); 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.
Artist: School of Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)Date: 1475–1564Medium: Pen and brown ink, and red chalk (recto); pen and brown ink (verso)Accession: 21.15.1On view in:Not on view
Artist: After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)Date: n.d.Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over some traces of leadpointAccession: 59.608.157a, bOn view in:Not on view