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The Indulgence of St Francis: 31.K.12-336

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Current Location: In storage


The Indulgence of St Francis
St Francis in the chapel


Printmaker: Barocci, Federico



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


16th century
Production date: circa AD 1581

School or Style


Components of the work

Plate Height 537 mm
Sheet Width 321 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: FEDIRICVS.BAROCIVS.VRBINAS/ Inucntor incidebat.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Location: Lower right, beneath artist name and date
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Ostendit Christus se se Franciscus adorat,/ Atque animaehic proscit sit sua cuique salus/ Annuit æterno firmat sub fædere templum/ O'uere Aligerum nomine sancta domus
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 6-guilder
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.12-336
Primary reference Number: 118659
Bartsch: 4
Illustrated Bartsch: 4 (4)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 November 2012 Last processed: Monday 14 November 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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