This print depicts Christ in Limbo.
Engraving by Nicolas Beatrizet, after design by Raphael.
Published by Tomasso Barlacchi
Early State before republication by Lafrery in 1573
ROMASIVS. BARL. EXCVDEB. 1541
Condition: Fair to good condition. Small tear on lower right edge. Large margin around border. Somewhat weak impression. See photos.
Reference: Bartsch XV.250.22 1st State
Robert-Dumesmil IX 144.15 1st or 2nd (retouched) State (before republication by Lafrery in 1573)
British Museum Online Collection Museum number: 1866,1114.794
Nicolas Beatrizet (1507/15-1573) was a French printmaker, who was working in Rome around 1540-1565. Between 1547 and 1560 he produced plates directly for Lafrery, but also other plates later came into the hands of Lafrery
Tommaso Barlacchi (c. 1500-after 1550) Italian publisher, printer & engraver. Working in Rome from 1541 to c.1550. He published engravings by Beatrizet, Vico and Bonasone. Lafreri acquired some of Barlacchi's plates.
- Nicolas Beatrizet, after Raphael
- Title of artwork
- Christ in Limbo
- See description
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 18.3×29.2 cm