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Theatrum Pictorium

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1980,U.1516.2

  • Title (series)

    • Theatrum Pictorium
  • Description

    An angel seen three-quarter length, turned to left, his hands folded over his chest; after a painting attributed on plate to Palma Vecchio. c.1656/1660
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1656-1660 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 166 millimetres
    • Width: 114 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in the lower margin: "I. Palma Senior p. - 4 Alta 3 Lata - 193 - L. Vorsterman S.".
        Stamped: "Teniers Gal.".
  • Curator's comments

    Companion piece to Hollstein 204.
    This is one from 246 plates of Teniers' Theatre of Paintings, for comment on the series see 1850,0713.20.
    The original painting is not described in Rylands, 'Palma Vecchio, l'opera completa', 1988. The painted copy by Teniers sold at Christie's London (Marlborough sale, 26 July 1886, lot 167).

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  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 205 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1980,U.1516.2

An angel seen three-quarter length, turned to left, his hands folded over his chest; after a painting attributed on plate to Palma Vecchio.  c.1656/1660  Etching

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An angel seen three-quarter length, turned to left, his hands folded over his chest; after a painting attributed on plate to Palma Vecchio. c.1656/1660 Etching

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