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Production People
Francesco Faraone Aquila (Print made by)artist bio
Aquila, Francesco Faraone
b c.1676; d c.1740

Correggio (After)artist bio
Correggio [Allegri, Antonio]
b Correggio, ?1489; d Correggio, 5 March 1534
Title / Description
Madonna della Cesta (Madonna of the Basket)
 
Date
1691
 
Technique
etching, engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
369 x 254 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed with dedication in the margin: 'Eruditissimo Viro / D. IOANNI PETRO BELLORI [...]', and signed: 'Franciscus Farao Aquila Chalcographus erosorius Panormitanus d.d.d. Romae 1691.'
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Le Blanc deest info
Charles Le Blanc, Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes, 4 vols., Paris 1854-90

Mussini 1995, no. 229 info
Massimo Mussini, Correggio tradotto. Fortuna di Antonio Allegri nella stampa di riproduzioni fra Cinquecento e Ottocento, Milan 1995.
 
Comment
The print reproduces in reverse a painting by Correggio now in the National Gallery, London, inv. no. NG23.
 
Inventory Number
8327
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
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