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Print - St. Margaret
  • St. Margaret
    Metzmacher, Pierre Guillaume, born 1815
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St. Margaret

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    17th century to 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Metzmacher, Pierre Guillaume, born 1815 (engraver)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2395

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 90

Physical description

St. Margaret; Half length figure without the dragon; From the picture by Raphael in the Louvre, the composition reversed in the engraving; Inscribed 'Metzmacher sculpsit'; Engraving print on paper.

Date

17th century to 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Metzmacher, Pierre Guillaume, born 1815 (engraver)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Metzmacher sculpsit'
Inscribed.

Object history note

From the picture by Raphael in the Louvre, the composition reversed in the engraving.

Descriptive line

St. Margaret; Half length figure without the dragon; From the picture by Raphael in the Louvre, the composition reversed; Engraving print on paper; By Metzmacher; Flemish School; (?)17th or 18th 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

Described by the 'Dyce Collection Catalogue' (see 'References') as being of the Flemish School and that 'No account of this artist is known'.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Saint; Woman

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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