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Depictions of episodes from the Gospels

Mochetti, Giuseppe

The Nativity c.1810-1830

Engraving with etching | 78.4 x 53.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 850378

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An engraving with etching after a painting depicting the Nativity by Giovanni di Pietro (known as Lo Spagna) now in the Pinacoteca Vaticana, Rome ( This painting is also known as the Madonna della Spineta. Lettered with production details, title and the attribution of the painting to Lo Spagna. See RCIN 850380 for a photograph of the painting.
  • Creator(s)

    Mochetti, Giuseppe (engraver)

    After Antonio Baruffaldi (1793-1819) (designer)

    After a work attributed to Lo Spagna (c. 1450-1528) (artist)

    Rome : Calcografia Camerale (publisher)

    Saint Joseph
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 78.4 x 53.8 cm (sheet of paper)

    68.7 x 45.0 cm (platemark)

    57.6 x 38.5 cm (image)


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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Nativity of Christ
          • Angels, demons, devils, saints
            • Angels
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.32 B.VIII.1