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Etching Christ on Calvary - Andrea Mantegna

REF KM006065 EAN 3336727373149

 Etching Christ on Calvary - Andrea Mantegna

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Etching Christ on Calvary - Andrea Mantegna

Plate engraved at the end of the 19th century by A. Jacquet (1846-1908) after a 15th century painting by A. Mantegna
Etching and chisel on copper, H. 56 L. 76 cm
Print from the original plate belonging to the Collection de la Chalcographie du Louvre, inv. 6065

Before the invention of photography and good-quality printing processes, the so-called "interpretive print" was the only means of disseminating the masterpieces of the Louvre Museum to a wide audience.

Print made for the exhibition of the Louvre, Albrecht Altdorfer. Master of the German Renaissance.

Dimensions
56 x 76 cm
Engraving date
1890-1900
Engraver
Achille Jacquet (1846-1943)
Museum
Paris - Musée du Louvre
Themes
Religion
Art movement
Renaissance
Artist
Andrea Mantegna (c. 1431-1506)
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