Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Marriage of Alexander and Roxanne, from Schola Italica Picturae, plate 10

Series/Portfolio:
Schola Italica Picturae
Artist:
Giovanni Volpato (Italian, Bassano 1732–1803 Rome)
Artist:
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Publisher:
Gavin Hamilton (British, Murdieston, Lothian, Scotland 1723–1798 Rome)
Date:
1772
Medium:
Engraving and etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 9/16 in. (55 x 39.5 cm) Plate: 8 7/8 x 18 1/8 in. (22.5 x 46 cm) printed horizontally
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.21(38)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 10
At lower left: Rafaello d'Urbino inv.
At lower right: Giovanni Volpato scolpit 1772.
At bottom center: Alexandri et Roxanae Nuptiae / Exstat Romae in Aedibus suburbanis Marchionis Olgiati

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Le Blanc IV.152.72; Marini 165
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