Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Raffaello Guidi (Print made by)artist bio
Guidi, Raffaello
fl. 1585-1615
Title / Description
Harpocrates, God of Silence
 
Date
1597
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
478 x 373 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed and dated lower centre: 'Raphael Guidi fe et Io Turp excud Rome 1597', inscribed around the image: 'Digito compesce labellum ano 1597 Loqui ignorabit, qui tacere nesciet./Harpocrates, Philosophus, Silentij Deus'
Watermark
visible, height: 65 mm, width: 48 mm
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
Inventory Number
7111
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Guidi, Raffaello (Print made by), Inv. No. 7111, 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 18th of August, 2017) «