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Print - Death of Cato

Death of Cato

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    1600-1654 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rosa, Francesco di (engraved by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bernard H. Webb Bequest.

  • Museum number:

    E.4284-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 3, box A

Physical description

Engraving of the death of a Roman senator.

Date

1600-1654 (made)

Artist/maker

Rosa, Francesco di (engraved by)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed Fran. Rosa Inuen. pinx. et del. ; with dedication to Cardinal
Camillo Maximo, and Latin verse.
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: 13 1/4 in, Width: 15 3/8 in

Descriptive line

Engraving by Francesco di Rosa (called Pacicco): Death of Cato

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

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Death; Myths & Legends

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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