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Print - The Marriage of Alexander and Roxana
  • The Marriage of Alexander and Roxana
    Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803
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The Marriage of Alexander and Roxana

  • 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.1706

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DG, shelf 11, box A3

Physical description

The Marriage of Alexander and Roxana; After Raphael; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Alexandri et Roxanæ Nuptiæ.'

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

Marks and inscriptions

Alexandri et Roxanæ Nuptiæ.
Inscribed.

Dimensions

Height: 56 cm page approx, Width: 46 cm page approx

Descriptive line

The Marriage of Alexander and Roxana; After Raphael; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Alexandri et Roxanæ Nuptiæ'; 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.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Woman; Man; Marriage

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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