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Herodias with the head of John the Baptist

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Florence (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Garavaglia, Giovita, born 1790 - died 1835 (engraver)
    Luini, Bernardino (artist)
    Luigi Bardi e Co. (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. Rodney de Rohan Gye

  • Museum number:

    E.721-1963

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Print depicting Herodias with the head of John the Baptist.

Place of Origin

Florence (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Garavaglia, Giovita, born 1790 - died 1835 (engraver)
Luini, Bernardino (artist)
Luigi Bardi e Co. (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Bernadino Luino dip. Giovita Garavaglia inc. Pietro Anderloni dis. In Firenze presso Luigi Bardi e Co.'
Lettered in Italian with dedication to Signor de Sommariva etc. and

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm, Width: 30.8 cm

Descriptive line

Print depicting Herodias with the head of John the Baptist. Engraving by Giovita Garavaglia after Bernardino Luini. Florence, early 19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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