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Wolffsheimer (active 1803)

Two men fighting published 1803

Etching | 20.0 x 26.0 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852351

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An outline etching depicting two men fighting before an arcade. This print is lettered with "400" at the upper right corner, the title in French, German and English at the bottom of the print and the identification of Raphael as the painter. Signed by the printmaker. This print was published as plate 400 in C.P. Landon, Vie et Œuvre complète de Raphaël Sanzio, 1803. Annotated on the verso.

Another print depicting the same subject – which Bartsch catalogued as probably after Giulio Romano – is known: see RCIN 852350.
  • Creator(s)

    Wolffsheimer (active 1803) (etcher)

    After Giulio Romano (Rome c. 1499-Mantua 1546) (draughtsman)

    Associated with Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Charles Paul Landon (1760-1826) (publisher)

  • annotation: right centre [verso, centre, in ink]
  • 20.0 x 26.0 cm (sheet of paper)

    18.8 x 22.6 cm (platemark)

  • Combat de deux Gladiateurs / Streu sweieu Fechteu / Two Gladiators Fighting

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-1876)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Military engineering
          • Arms (weapons)
            • Armour
              • Shields (armour)
            • Side arms (weapons)
              • Swords
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Architectural design
          • Arcades
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.174 B.XXXVII.2