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Antique Master Print-LUCRETIA-TARQUIN-RAPE-Cornelis Cort-Tiziano Vecellio-1571
1571. Copperplate engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. on paper. Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 27.3 x 38.1 cm. The image size is ca. 26.8 x 37.4 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 10.7 x 15 inch. The image size is ca. 10.6 x 14.7 inch.Antique print, titled: 'The Rape of Lucretia by Tarquin', Tarquin attacking the nude Lucretia with a knife. A second male figure in the background. One of two works which Cort engraved for Titian in Venice in the years 1570-1. Ref: New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish, Cort 191. Very rare.Artists and Engravers: Made by Cornelio Cort after Titianus. Cornelis Cort (1533-1578) was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver. He was known as Cornelio Flammingo while he was in Italy (from 1565 until his death). He started an art academy in Rome, where Carracci was among his students.Condition: Good, given age. Margins cropped to the image edge. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-LUCRETIA-TARQUIN-RAPE-CORNELIS CORT-TIZIANO VECELLIO(PCO) R1-033
Bookseller: Pictura Prints, Art & Books [Overasselt, Netherlands]
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