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  • Place of origin:

    Siena (made)

  • Date:

    1750-1799 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Faucci, Raimondi (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Bernard H. Webb Bequest.

  • Museum number:

    E.4302-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case E, shelf 5, box A

Physical description

Etching from a fresco by Peruzzi in an Italian church.

Place of Origin

Siena (made)

Date

1750-1799 (made)

Artist/maker

Faucci, Raimondi (made)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered R. Faucci dis. e inc. Si vendono nella Stamperia di Francesco
Rossi in Siena ; with the verses from the fourth Eclogue of Virgil
commencing
Ultima Cumaei venit, etc.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Dimensions

Height: 19 3/4 in, Width: 12 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Raimondi Faucci. The Sibyl announcing the Nativity to the Emperor Augustus.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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