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Te Deum Laudamus

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    V,10.24

  • Title (object)

    • Te Deum Laudamus
  • Description

    The Virgin sitting holding a small book open in her left hand, head tilted and looking up to left, with four angels, two to left playing a harp and a pipe, two to right, one reading from a large book; after Maratta. Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1765-1769
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 418 millimetres
    • Width: 309 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and, in English and Latin, continuing 'From the painting of Carlo Maratt, 2 feet 4 inches high, by 1 foot 11 inches wide, in the Collection of the Right Honble,, the Earl of Orford' and 'Carolus Maratt pinxit. / Robs. Strange delint. et sculpsit Londini.'.
  • Curator's comments

    Number 42 in Strange's catalogue of his collection of paintings and drawings after paintings ('A Descriptive Catalogue of a Collection of Paintings... ', London, 1769).
    Companion to Le Blanc 9 (Parce Somnum rumpere).

  • Bibliography

    • Le Blanc 1848 15.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1837 (before)

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    V,10.24

The Virgin sitting holding a small book open in her left hand, head tilted and looking up to left, with four angels, two to left playing a harp and a pipe, two to right, one reading from a large book; after Maratta. Etching and engraving

Recto

The Virgin sitting holding a small book open in her left hand, head tilted and looking up to left, with four angels, two to left playing a harp and a pipe, two to right, one reading from a large book; after Maratta. Etching and engraving

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