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The Marriage of Saint Catherine; the Virgin, sitting on the ground, holding the Child on her lap; Catherine kneeling before them, holding a palm frond in one hand, and extending the other which is grasped by Mary and Jesus; the Child looking up at Mary; a sword on the ground; trees, a town and a landscape in the background, after Correggio. 1575
- Production date
- 1575 (c.)
Height: 297 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 219 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For another impression of a later state, see 1856,1213.26. Print after Correggio's Marriage of Saint Catherine, formerly in Parma, transferred to Naples in 1734, now in the Gallerie Nazionali di Capodimonte, Naples. See Gould, 1976, pp. 230- 231.
Third state with the addition of the publishing details of Pietro de' Nobili in the bottom left. See also Mussini, Correggio Tradotto, p. 100; The Engravings of Giorgio Ghisi, Ex Cat. New York, 1985, pp. 169-170.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- From Richard Ford's collection of prints after Correggio (1837,0408.14 to 669), purchased from him through Colnaghi's, for £250.
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