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The Virgin Mourning the Dead Christ

Artist:
Pietro Angeletti (Italian, active Rome, 1758–1786)
Artist:
Aloysio Cunego (Italian, Verona 1757–1823 Rome)
Artist:
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, Cento 1591–1666 Bologna)
Date:
1783
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Mount: 21 5/8 × 15 3/4 in. (55 × 40 cm) Sheet: 19 3/4 × 10 11/16 in. (50.2 × 27.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.2276
Not on view
This print after Guercino was executed by Aloysius Cunego with Pietro Angeletti as the intermediary draughtsman.
Marking: On verso of mount at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Le Blanc II.74.3 i
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