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  • Holy Family
    Fontana, Pietro, born 1762 - died 1837
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Holy Family

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th - early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fontana, Pietro, born 1762 - died 1837 (printmaker)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1874

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 74

Physical description

Holy Family; with St. John embracing the infant Jesus; After Raphael; Print on paper; Inscribed 'SAGRA FAMIGLIA'; Usually called 'La Belle Jardinière'.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

late 18th - early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Fontana, Pietro, born 1762 - died 1837 (printmaker)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

SAGRA FAMIGLIA
Inscribed.

Descriptive line

Holy Family; with St. John embracing the infant Jesus; After Raphael; Print on paper; By Pietro Fontana; 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

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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