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Sacra Christi Familia: 34.17-101

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Sacra Christi Familia
The Holy Family with St John the Baptist in a landscape


Barry, James (Printmaker)
After Barry, James (Draughtsman)
After Sanzio, Raffaello (Painter)

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
Production date: circa AD 1776

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Aquatint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raphael Urb. Pinx.t
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Sacra Christi Familia
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Arch. Macduff Sculp.t
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name

Identification numbers

Accession number: 34.17-101
Primary reference Number: 170064
Pressly: 3
Nagler (Künstler-Lexikon): 1 (under Archibald Mcduff)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 15 March 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 15 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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