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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (engraved)
    c. 1885-1917 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (engraver)
    Carracci, Annibale, born 1560 - died 1609 (artist)
    Short, Frank (Sir), born 1857 - died 1945 (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    stipple engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.2127A-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case K, shelf 4, box A(I)

Physical description

Portrait of the artist Annibale Carracci, from an original self-portrait. Carracci is wearing a ruff, with his head at a slight angle.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)

Date

late 18th century (engraved)
c. 1885-1917 (printed)

Artist/maker

Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (engraver)
Carracci, Annibale, born 1560 - died 1609 (artist)
Short, Frank (Sir), born 1857 - died 1945 (printers)

Materials and Techniques

stipple engraving on paper

Dimensions

Height: 18.125 in, Width: 13.0625 in

Descriptive line

Portrait of A. Carracci, engraving by Francesco Bartolozzi after a drawing by A. Carracci, printed by Frank Short, late 19th/early 20th century

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1916-1918, London: HMSO, 1920.

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Portraits

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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