Raphael ( 1483-1520 ) by Borgianni ( 1578-1616 ) - Visit of the Magi

Description
Raphael ( 1483-1520 ) by Borgianni ( 1578-1616 ) - Visit of the Magi
Etching - Signed on print - 1615

Excellent impression with some plate tone on laid paper.
Original impression from the early 17th century ! No later reprint.

Visit of the Magi.

Print made by: Orazio Borgianni
After: Raphael
Signed with monogram and dated 1615 inside plate border.
Print made by: Orazio Borgianni
After: Raphael's Loggia in the Vatican
Dated and monogrammed in the plate.

Biography:
Bartsch XVII.319.49


The British Museum has an incomplete set of this prints but lack's this plate.

Orazio Borgianni ( c.1578 - 1616)
Painter and etcher. Active in Rome. Prints apparently all made around 1615.
His etchings may all belong to the end of his life: the series of 52 narrative scenes of Raphael's Loggie are dated 1615

Lot details
Artist
Raphael ( 1483-1520 ) by Borgianni ( 1578-1616 )
Title of artwork
Visit of the Magi
Year
1615
Technique
Etching
Signature
Signed on print
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
140×260 mm
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