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The Annointing of Christ's Body

Artist:
Adam von Bartsch (Austrian, Vienna 1757–1821 Vienna)
Artist:
After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
Date:
1784
Medium:
Etching and Aquatint; state unknown due to trimming of the sheet.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 × 12 3/8 in. (28.2 × 31.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of David and Elizabeth Tunick, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.1206.5
Not on view
Marking: On verso at right center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at bottom center in graphite: [?] The binder below which reads: L: Parmeggiano del. R. A. Bartsch sc. 1784
On verso at lower right in graphite: Parmesan / gravé par Bartsch 1784
David P. and Elizabeth Tunick; Donor: David P. and Elizabeth Tunick
Rieger 251.345
Rudolf Rieger Adam von Bartsch (1757-1821) Leben und Werk des Wiener Kunsthistorikers und Kupferstechers unter besonderer Berücksichtigung seiner Reproduktionsgraphik nach Handzeichnungen. Michael Imhof, Petersburg, 2014, cat. no. 345, p. 345, ill.



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