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Print - Sibilla Delphica
  • Sibilla Delphica
    Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803
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Sibilla Delphica

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th - early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803 (etcher)
    Tofanelli, Stefano, born 1752 - died 1812 (drawn by)
    Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1713

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Sibilla Delphica; After Michelangelo; Print on paper; One of a set of six large figures from the Sistine Chapel (DYCE.1711-1716).

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

late 18th - early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Volpato, Giovanni, born 1740 - died 1803 (etcher)
Tofanelli, Stefano, born 1752 - died 1812 (drawn by)
Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

Sibilla Delphica; After Michelangelo; Drawn by Stefano Tofanelli; Print on paper; One of a set of six large figures from the Sistine Chapel (DYCE.1711-1716); 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

One of a set of six large figures from the Sistine Chapel.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Sibyl

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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