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Christ crucified surrounded by mourning angels

Artist:
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)
Publisher:
Nicolaus van Aelst (Flemish, Brussels 1526–1613 Rome)
Date:
1575–79
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 5/8 x 8 5/8 in. (32 x 21.9 cm); trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anne and Carl Stern Gift, 1959
Accession Number:
59.642.30
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered lower left: '.G.MA. INV. F.' and 'Nicolo Van aelst formis Romae'
Boorsch, Lewis and Lewis p.183 n.56.iv; Bellini 1998 p.267 n.62.iv; B. XV.388.8
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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