Ganymede Serving the Nectar of the Gods

Artist:
Giovanni Antonio Faldoni (Italian, ca. 1690–ca. 1770)
Artist:
After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
Publisher:
Anton Maria Zanetti the Elder (Italian, Venice 1680–1767 Venice)
Date:
1724
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Mount: 10 9/16 × 9 7/16 in. (26.9 × 24 cm)
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 5 13/16 in. (21 × 14.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.602.284(5)
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: Francisci Parmensis Typum hunc, Amice mi Petre Ioan. Mareitte, quem / lineamentis expono, et cuius Schedam possieo, excipere non dedigneris
At lower left: Ioan. Antonius Faldoni Sculpsit
At lower rightL Antonius M.a Zanetti 1724

Marking: On verso of mount at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Mussini and De Rubeis 311; Weigel 1865