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Virgin and Child

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Amsterdam (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    mid 17th century (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Visscher, Cornelis de (printmaker)
    Titian (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1983

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 70

Physical description

Virgin and Child; with Tobais and the Angel in the distance; From a picture by Titian, formerly in the Cabinet de Reynst; Print on paper; Second state with the painter’s name; Inscribed 'Titiaen Pinxcit'.

Place of Origin

Amsterdam (possibly, made)

Date

mid 17th century (engraved)

Artist/maker

Visscher, Cornelis de (printmaker)
Titian (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Titiaen Pinxcit'
Inscribed.

Object history note

From a picture by Titian, formerly in the Cabinet de Reynst.

Descriptive line

Virgin and Child; with Tobais and the Angel in the distance; From a picture by Titian, formerly in the Cabinet de Reynst; Print on paper; Second state with the painter’s name; By Cornelis de Visscher; Dutch School; Mid 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.
No. 4 in Smith, William. (F.S.A.). A Catalogue of the works of Cornelius Visscher. Bungay. 1864.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Angel; Child; Woman; Man

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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