Current Inventory by Giulio Carpioni

The Madonna of the Rosary

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Giulio Carpioni (1613-1679), The Madonna of the Rosary, etching, c. 1645. Reference: Bartsch 6 (Bartsch 6 TIB (Commentary) .006.), second state of 3, before the number bottom right. On old laid paper with a large Shield watermark. In generally good condition, trimmed on or just into the platemark, replaced upper left corner, nick at upper right, small ink number bottom right. [With the signature in the plate lower right, address of the printer Matteo Cadorin (of Padua) at left]. A very good dark impression of this great rarity. Carpioni was born in Venice, studied at an early age in Bergamo, then returned […]

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