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Print - Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele
  • Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele
    Aquila, Pietro
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Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    mid - late 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aquila, Pietro (print-maker)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1497

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DG, shelf 11, box A10

Physical description

David slaying Goliath; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Stetit David svper Goliath' and 'R. V. I. in Vat.-Petrus Aquila del. Scul.'.

One of a set of prints made of Raphael's frescoes in the Loggie of the Vatican, entitled 'Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele'. Seventeen of these prints, inclusive of titles, are in the V&A collection, see DYCE.1490 to 1506.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

mid - late 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Aquila, Pietro (print-maker)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Stetit David svper Goliath
Inscribed.

R. V. I. in Vat.-Petrus Aquila del. Scul.
Inscribed.

Dimensions

:, Height: 39.2 cm page approx, Width: 48.5 cm page approx

Object history note

One of a set of prints made of Raphael's frescoes in the Loggie of the Vatican. Seventeen of these prints, inclusive of titles, are in the V&A collections, see DYCE.1490 to 1506.

Descriptive line

David slaying Goliath; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Stetit David svper Goliath' and 'R. V. I. in Vat.-Petrus Aquila del. Scul.'; From 'Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele' - a set of prints of Raphael's frescoes in the Loggie of the Vatican (see DYCE.1490 to 1506); By Aquila Pietro; Italy; Mid - late 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Men

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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