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
Title / Description
Orpheus and Eurydice, from the series Lascivie
 
Date
after 1594-97
 
Technique
engraving, etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
158 x 114 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Scribbles upper left in pen and brown ink
State
unidentifiable copy
 
Watermark
no
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XVIII.107.123 (undescribed copy)
Diane DeGrazia Bohlin, Prints and Related Drawings by
the Carracci Family: A Catalogue Raisonné, National
Gallery of Art, Washington 1979, no. 178
(unidentifiable copy)
Babette Bohn, Italian Masters of the Sixteenth-Century:
Agostino Carracci, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 39,
Part 1 (Commentary), New York 1995, 3901.197
(unidentifiable copy)
Michael Bury, The Print in Italy 1550-1620, exhibition
catalogue, London, The British Museum 2001, under nos.
137-140
 
Comment
For Agostino's original print, see inv. no. 6009. Seems to be a late, probably eighteenth-century copy.
 
Inventory Number
6127
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Carracci, Agostino (Copy after), Inv. No. 6127, 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 16th of September, 2019) «