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
Venus Chastising Cupid, from the series Lascivie
 
Date
after 1594-97
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
153 x 114 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed in eight lines in Italian at top, 'Amor cagion figlio [...] nulla gioua'
State
copy in reverse
 
Watermark
no
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (not stamped)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XVIII.109.135 (undescribed copy)
Diane DeGrazia Bohlin, Prints and Related Drawings by
the Carracci Family: A Catalogue Raisonné, National
Gallery of Art, Washington 1979, no. 182 (copy 2)
Babette Bohn, Italian Masters of the Sixteenth-Century:
Agostino Carracci, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 39,
Part 1 (Commentary), New York 1995, 3901.209.C2 (copy)
Michael Bury, The Print in Italy 1550-1620, exhibition
catalogue, London, The British Museum 2001, under nos.
137-140
 
Comment
For the series, see inv. no. 6009. For Agostino's original print, see inv. no. 6021.
 
Inventory Number
6128
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Carracci, Agostino (Copy after), Inv. No. 6128, 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 24th of June, 2019) «