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The Marriage of the Virgin c.1720-1870

Etching | 30.6 x 23.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851392

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A print after a copy of the so-called Sposalizio, a painting by Raphael (1504) now in the Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan (inv. no.472). The copy reproduced in this print is attributed on plate to Penni and was listed by Ruland (1876) as having been once in the possession of Mr Brett. Lettered with production details and title. Numbered on plate at upper right: 5.
  • Creator(s)

    J.V. (etcher)

    After Giovanni Francesco Penni (1496-c. 1536) (artist)

    After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Saint Joseph
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • annotation: [...] Mr Brett [front, lower left, in ink]
  • 30.6 x 23.4 cm (sheet of paper)

    22.9 x 15.6 cm (image)

  • Marriage of the Virgin

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of the Virgin Mary
            • Marriage of the Virgin Mary
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Social customs
          • Marriage
            • Wedding rings
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Non-Christian religious architecture
            • Temples
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.105 A.II.7

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Capellen 2001 : Capellen, JM, 2001. Raphael : the paintings. Volume 1, The Beginning in Umbria and Florence ca.1500-1508 pp.140-41, no.9