Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Marcantonio Raimondi (Print made by)artist bio
Raimondi, Marcantonio
b ?Argini, nr Bologna, c. 1470-82; d ?Bologna, 1527-34
Title / Description
Bacchanal
 
Date
early 1510s
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
148 x 503 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed with monogram 'MAF', inscribed on a plinth at left: 'ROM/AE/AD/S/MAR' and an illegible handwriting in pen and brown ink lower centre: '[...]andi 179'
Watermark
not visible through mount
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (not stamped)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XIV.202.249
 
Comment
A reversed version of Bartsch XIV.202.248, designed after an antique sarcophagus relief today in Museo Capodimonte, Naples.
 
Inventory Number
5532
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted II
Citation Line
Raimondi, Marcantonio (Print made by), Inv. No. 5532, in Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 28th of September, 2021) «