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The Entombment of Christ

Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Giuseppe Scolari (Italian, active Venice, 1562–1607)
Date:
1590–1610
Medium:
Chairoscuro woodcut from four blocks in brown
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 9/16 × 17 3/16 in. (67.4 × 43.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.73.3-86
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in block at lower right (partially cut off): Giuse / Veser / Ecel

Below: Andreani's monogram
Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (British)
Bartsch XII.45.25; Rosand 99; David Landau in 'The Genius of Venice: 1500-1600', London, 1983, p, 62, p.353

Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 25, p. 45.

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