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The Visitation

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Artist:
After Francesco Salviati (Francesco de' Rossi) (Italian, Florence 1510–1563 Rome)
Publisher:
Giovanni Battista de Rossi (Italian, 17th century)
Date:
1540s
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 1/2 x 19 3/16 in. (31.8 x 48.7 cm) within borderline
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Harry Shaw Newman, 1941
Accession Number:
41.97.283
Not on view
Inscription: Within image, in a plaque on the building, upper right: 'FRAN: SALVIATI .IN:'
Within image, in a tablet, lower right: 'GEORGIUS MANTUANUS .F.'
Below image: 'In Roma per Gio. Battista de Rossi in Piazza Navona'
Harry Shaw Newman (American, 1896–1966); Donor: Harry Shaw Newman (American, 1896–1966)
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis p.58 n.10.v; Bellini 1998. p.58 n.10.vi; B.XV.384.1
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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