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Christ Laid in the Sepulchre

Christ Laid in the Sepulchre

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Description
Mezzotint after painting formerly attributed to Parmigianino (Francesco Mazzola) once in the Cabinet at Houghton Hall, Norfolk, England. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, as a copy. Print removed from George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 2. Marsh probably wrote the numeral 54 in pencil in the lower right corner.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
mezzotint
print
' mezzotint
Object Type
Mezzotint
date made
1788
artist attribution
Parmigianino
publisher
Boydell, John
Boydell, Josiah
engraver
Hodges, Charles Howard
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 39.75 cm x 30.5 cm; 15 21/32 in x 12 in
plate: 36.75 cm x 27.75 cm; 14 15/32 in x 10 15/16 in
ID Number
1978.0534.03.56
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.03.56
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Jesus Christ
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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