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Descent from the Cross, by Raimondi, illuminated by Georg Mack the elder

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An image of Descent from the Cross. Mack, Georg the elder (Italian, 1556-1601). Raimondi, Marcantonio (Italian, 1470/82-1527/34). Engraving, hand colouring, black carbon ink on laid paper, circa 1520-circa 1571. Production Note: Illuminated by Mack, signed and dated 1571.

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Descent from the Cross. Mack, Georg the elder (Italian, 1556-1601). Raimondi, Marcantonio (Italian, 1470/82-1527/34). Engraving, hand colouring, black carbon ink on laid paper, circa 1520-circa 1571. Production Note: Illuminated by Mack, signed and dated 1571.

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  • Accession Number: P.4171-R
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 734 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 885.21kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1

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