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Argantes and Tancred Preparing for Combat: 23.I.5-100

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Argantes and Tancred Preparing for Combat
Engravings for La Gerualsemme Liberata


Printmaker: Carracci, Agostino
Draughtsman: Castello, Bernardo (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1590


Illustration to Canto IV of Jerusalem Delivered. State I/II.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.5-100
Primary reference Number: 128431
Bartsch: 183
Bohlin (Carracci): 156
Illustrated Bartsch: 183 (136)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 14 October 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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