Imagines Farnesiani Cvbicvli

1671-1677 (published)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D
Place Of Origin

Plate 11.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Brief Description
Pietro Aquila, plate 11 from a suite of 13, including title plate, showing the ceiling decoration of the camerino in the Palazzo Farnese painted by Annibale Carracci for Cardinal Odoardo Farnese. Italian, 1671-1677.
Physical Description
Plate 11.
  • Cut to approx. height: 24.8cm
  • Average size, to plate mark width: 39.1cm
Marks and Inscriptions
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: 'Anibal Carraccius pinxit' and lower right: 'Petrus Aquilus Fecit et Sculp'.
Object history
Duplicate of V&A inventory number: E. 4600-1906.
Bibliographic Reference
Fuhring, P. Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenthy Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, vol. 3, 8956-8968.
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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