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Cardinal Giovanni Medici escapes from the French: 34.17-61

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Current Location: In storage


Cardinal Giovanni Medici escapes from the French
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Printmaker: Bartoli, Pietro Santo (Sante Santi)
Painter: Sanzio, Raffaello (After)
Publisher: Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo de'



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910) by Humphrey, Laurence, Mrs


17th Century#
Circa 1660 - Circa 1667


After the Lower Borders of the Sistine Chapel tapestries, illustrating the history of the Medici family, designed by Raphael. Later state 'nvenit' erased from the plate after Raphael's name. Rubeis' name as publisher in the margin.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 34.17-61
Primary reference Number: 169725
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 23 September 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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