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Print - The Four Sibyls
  • The Four Sibyls
    Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803
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The Four Sibyls

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th - early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803 (etcher)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1704

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 69

Physical description

The Four Sibyls (or 'Sybils receiving instruction from Angels'); From the paintings by Raphael in the church of Santa Maria della Pace, Rome; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

late 18th - early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803 (etcher)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Object history note

From the paintings by Raphael in the church of Santa Maria della Pace, Rome.

Descriptive line

The Four Sibyls (or 'Sybils receiving instruction from Angels'); From the paintings by Raphael in the church of Santa Maria della Pace, Rome; Print on paper; By Giovanni Volpato; Italy; Late 18th - early 19th 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.

Production Note

From the paintings by Raphael in the church of Santa Maria della Pace, Rome.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Sibyl

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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