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Print - St. George and the Dragon
  • St. George and the Dragon
    Larmessin, Nicolas IV, born 1684 - died 1755
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St. George and the Dragon

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    early - mid 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Larmessin, Nicolas IV, born 1684 - died 1755 (printmaker)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2580

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

St. George on horseback fighting the Dragon; After Raphael; Print on paper;.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)

Date

early - mid 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Larmessin, Nicolas IV, born 1684 - died 1755 (printmaker)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Dimensions

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

Object history note

Engraved for the Crozat Gallery.

Descriptive line

St. George on horseback fighting the Dragon; After Raphael; Print on paper; By Nicolas Larmessin (IV); French School; Early - mid 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.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Man; Dragon; Horse

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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