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Raphael (Raffaello Santi)

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Belgium (published)

  • Date:

    early 17th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pontius, Paulus, born 1603 - died 1658 (engraver)
    Meyssens, Johannes, born 1612 - died 1670 (publisher)
    Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.3263-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 36

Physical description

Print, half-length portrait of a man, facing slightly right, seated and wearing a hat and a cloak trimmed with fur.

Place of Origin

Belgium (published)

Date

early 17th century (published)

Artist/maker

Pontius, Paulus, born 1603 - died 1658 (engraver)
Meyssens, Johannes, born 1612 - died 1670 (publisher)
Raphael, born 1483 - died 1520 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Urbinum Urbs aluit: pinxit sua dextera…pictus et orbe foret and Paulus Pontius fecit Jo, Meijssens exc. Cum Privilegijs.'
Lettered with name of sitter, 6 lines of verse

Dimensions

Height: 25.1 cm cut, Width: 17.8 cm cut

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Raphael (Raffaello Santi), engraving by Paulus Pontius after Raphael, early 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.

Mauquoy-Hendrickx, Marie. L’Iconographie d’Antoine Van Dyck. Brussels: Bibliothèque Royale Albert, 1991.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Artist; Fur; Painter

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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