Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Print made by)artist bio
Coriolano, Bartolomeo
b Bologna, c. 1599; d Rome, c. 1676

Guido Reni (After)artist bio
Reni, Guido
b Bologna, 4 Nov 1575; d Bologna, 18 Aug 1642
Title / Description
The Virgin and Child with the Infant St John the Baptist
 
Date
1647
 
Technique
chiaroscuro woodcut from key block and one tone block in ochre brown
Material
paper
Dimensions
175 x 150 mm (sheet)
Inscriptions
Inscribed and signed: 'G.R.In. / B.C. / EQ. / F.' and dated: 1641
State
only state, variant a
 
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XII.61.20 (second state of two)
Michael Matile, Italienische Holzschnitte der
Renaissance und des Barock, Bestandskatalog der
Graphische Sammlung der ETH, Zürich, Basel 2003, no.
86
Naoko Takahakate, 'Coriolano', Print
Quarterly 27 (2010), pp. 103-30, no. 10 (only state,
variant a)
 
Comment
Probably made after an etching by Guido Reni (see inv. no. 15767).
 
Inventory Number
8485
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Coriolano, Bartolomeo (Print made by), Reni, Guido (After), Inv. No. 8485, in Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 8th of August, 2020) «