Collection of Prints and Drawings

Back to Search ResultsBack to Search ResultsPreviousPreviousNextNextHelp us Improve our RecordPrint this RecordHow to Cite
Enlargeenlarge
Zoomzoom
Other Results
previous
next
 
Production People
Marco Dente (Print made by)artist bio
Dente [da Ravenna], Marco
b Ravenna; d Rome, 1527

Raphael (After)artist bio
Raphael [Santi, Raffaello; Sanzio, Raffaello]
b Urbino, 28 March or 6 April 1483; d Rome, 6 April 1520
Title / Description
The Birth of Venus
 
Date
c. 1516
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
267 x 178 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed with monogram 'SR' on the shell lower centre
State
first state of three
 
WatermarkWatermark
visible, height: 82 mm, width: 40 mm
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Bartsch XIV.243.323 (first state of two) info
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna 1803-21

Passavant VI.69.31 info
Johann David Passavant, Le peintre-graveur, 6 vols., Leipzig 1860-64

Shoemaker 1981, no. 62 info
Innis H. Shoemaker, The Engravings of Marcantonio Raimondi, exhibition catalogue, Kansas, Spencer Museum of Art 1981

Rome 1993, no. 31 (first state of two) info
Giulio Romano pinxit et delineavit: Opere grafiche autografe di collaborazione e bottega, Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, ed. Stefania Massari, exhibition catalogue, Rome, Palazzo della Farnesina 1993

Rome 1985, p. 61, no. I.1 (first state of three) info
Grazia Bernini Pezzini, Stefania Massari et al., Raphael invenit: Stampe da Raffaello nelle collezioni dell'Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, exhibition catalogue, Rome, Calcografia Nazionale 1985

Imolesi Pozzi 2008, no. 3 info
Antonella Imolesi Pozzi, Marco Dente: Un incisore ravennate nel segno di Raffaello: Le stampe delle Raccolte Piancastelli, Ravenna 2008
 
Comment
See under inv. no. 6848.
 
Inventory Number
45805
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Back to Search ResultsBack to Search ResultsPreviousPreviousNextNextHelp us Improve our RecordPrint this RecordHow to Cite
Catalogue Items

Help us Improve our Records

Contact Us

Name
Email
Comment
Your name and email address are optional!
Send It
hide
Developer Block