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  • Raccolta di alcuni disegni del Barberi da Cento detto Il Guercino
    Guercino, born 1591 - died 1666
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Raccolta di alcuni disegni del Barberi da Cento detto Il Guercino

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (first published)
    Paris (volume bound, produced)

  • Date:

    1764 (first published)
    1800-1807 (produced)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Guercino, born 1591 - died 1666 (artist)
    Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, born 1720 - died 1778 (artist)
    Tessier (bookbinders)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Museum number:

    E.4973-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LL, shelf 21

Physical description

Frontispiece from a series of prints after Guercino by various printmakers.

Place of Origin

Rome (first published)
Paris (volume bound, produced)

Date

1764 (first published)
1800-1807 (produced)

Artist/maker

Guercino, born 1591 - died 1666 (artist)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, born 1720 - died 1778 (artist)
Tessier (bookbinders)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Marks and inscriptions

Ex collectione Bartholomei Cavaceppi / Statuarii Romani

Raccolta di alcuni disegni del Barberi da Cento detto il Guercino / Incise in rame, e presentati al singolar merito del Sig. Tommaso Jenkins Pittore, ed Accademico di S. Luca, in atto di rispetto, e d'amicizia dall'Architetto, e suo Coaccaemico Gio. Battista Piranesi. / Si vendono presso il medesimo Piranesi nel Palazzo del Sigr. Conte Tomati, a Strada Felice vicino alla Trinita de'monti.

Piranesi in[c]
printed faintly at bottom left

Dimensions

Height: 570 mm volume, Width: 425 mm volume

Object history note

Bound in volume 21 of the 27 volume 'first Paris edition' of the works of Giovanni Battista Piranesi, published by his sons Francesco and Pietro Piranesi in 1800-1807.

Descriptive line

Frontispiece from 'Raccolta di alcuni disegni del Barberi da Cento detto Il Guercino', etching by Giovanni Battista Piranesi after Guercino, first published Rome, 1764

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

Departmental notes

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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