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The Miracle of St Mark

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,1012.2490

  • Title (object)

    • The Miracle of St Mark
  • Description

    Martyrdom of a slave who visited the Sepulchre of St Mark; a throng surround a slave lying on the ground being struck by a stave; nearby is a broken hammer and axe; a turbaned figure, seen from behind, holds up another broken hammer and an aghast figure on a raised platform at right holds out his arms; after Tintoretto
    Engraving

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1830-1878 (c)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 245 millimetres
    • Width: 328 millimetres (sheet size)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and production details: 'Titntoretto pinx't; A Fleischmann sculp't; London, Virtue & co'.
  • Location

    Not on display (German XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,1012.2490

Martyrdom of a slave who visited the Sepulchre of St Mark; a throng surround a slave lying on the ground being struck by a stave; nearby is a broken hammer and axe; a turbaned figure, seen from behind, holds up another broken hammer and an aghast figure on a raised platform at right holds out his arms; after Tintoretto  Engraving

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Martyrdom of a slave who visited the Sepulchre of St Mark; a throng surround a slave lying on the ground being struck by a stave; nearby is a broken hammer and axe; a turbaned figure, seen from behind, holds up another broken hammer and an aghast figure on a raised platform at right holds out his arms; after Tintoretto Engraving

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