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St John Preaching in the Desert: 34.17-21

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St John Preaching in the Desert


Printmaker: Ugo da Carpi
Painter: Sanzio, Raffaello (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1917) by Unknown


16th century
Circa 1510 - Circa 1530


Line block only. "R.V.IN" has been written in ink lower left where the inscription would have printed with the second block.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Chiaroscuro woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: 34.17-21
Primary reference Number: 129424
Bartsch: 18
Illustrated Bartsch: 73.18
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 23 September 2022 Last processed: Friday 23 September 2022

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

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