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After Marco Dente (da Ravenna) (c. 1493 - 1527), printmaker

Object name:print

The Massacre of the Innocents

Series title:

engraving, c. 1520 - 1527

Published in 

397 x 569 mm Sheet

Reference:
Bartsch XIV.24.21 (copy b)

Inscriptions:
bacius / florentinus / SR (lower left)

Provenance:
Francis Douce (L. 689) (on verso)
Bodleian Library

Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.; WA1863.1731

Comment:
For a discussion of Dente's print see Oberhuber, K., Gnann, A., 'Roma e lo stile classico di Raffaello (1515-1527)', Milan 1999, cat. nos. 200-201.

Bartsch: Adam Von Bartsch, Le Peintre Graveur, 21 vols (Vienna: J. von Degen, 1803-1821)
L.: Frits Lugt, Les marques de collection de dessins and d'estampes [...], 2 vols (Amesterdam, Vereenigde Drukkerijen, 1921-1956)

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