Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Anonymous Artist (Print made by)artist bio
Anonymous Artist

Agostino Carracci (Copy after)artist bio
Carracci, Agostino
b Bologna, 15 Aug 1557; d Parma, 22 March 1602

Jacopo Ligozzi (After)artist bio
Ligozzi, Jacopo
b Verona, 1547; d Florence, 26 March 1627
Title / Description
The Madonna and Child Seated on a Crescent Moon
 
Date
after 1589
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
212 x 164 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed lower right: 'Augustinus Caracius.', inscribed lower left: 'Iacobus Ligotius inuentor.', numbered: 'No 187', lettered around the oval: BEATVS. VENTER. QVI. TE. PORTAVIT. ET . VBERA. QVAE. SVXISTI.'
State
copy, undescribed later state
 
Watermark
no
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XVIII.58.34 (copy)
Diane DeGrazia Bohlin, Prints and Related Drawings by
the Carracci Family: A Catalogue Raisonné, National
Gallery of Art, Washington 1979, no. 150 (copy 3)
Babette Bohn, Italian Masters of the Sixteenth-Century:
Agostino Carracci, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 39,
Part 1 (Commentary), New York 1995, 3901.160.C3
 
Comment
For Agostino's original print, see inv. no. 6072. Numbering on the Budapest impression 'No 187' is not described by Bohn in TIB 1995.
 
Inventory Number
6120
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Carracci, Agostino (Copy after), Inv. No. 6120, 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 14th of November, 2018) «