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- Series: Le piu insigni pitture Parmensi
Pietà with saints, after Annibale Carracci, with at centre the swooning Virgin standing behind Christ's body, two angels and St John rushing to support her; on the left St Francis and a female saint, on the right the kneeling Magdalene; in the upper section, angels carrying the Cross. 1809
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Height: 165 millimetres
Width: 117 millimetres (platemark)
- Curator's comments
- A plate from a broken-up copy of Giambattista Bodoni's 'Le piu insigni pitture Parmensi indicate agli amatory delle belle arti', published by himself in Parma in 1809. For the book see 1852,0612.360.
Engraved after the painting executed by Annibale Carracci for the church of the Capuchin Fathers in Parma, and now in the Galleria Nazionale, Parma; see Posner, cat, No.24.
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