Cesare Fantetti (Active 1660-1675) - Joseph thrown in the pit

Description
Cesare Fantetti (Active 1660-1675) - Joseph thrown in the pit
Etching - Plate signed - 1675

Joseph thrown in the pit by his brothert. 1675
Etching

Print made by: Cesare Fantetti after Raphael
Published by: Giovanni Giacomo de' Rossi in 1675

With LLatin text from Genesis chapter 37, and numbered in bottom right corner; "R.V.I in Vat./ Caesar Fantect.9. del. sculp./ Io. Iacob. de Rub. form. Romae."

Reference:
Same print in the collection of the British Museum, 1867,1012.409 and following.

Here in a very good strong and fresh impression with good contrast on an impressive full sheet of Italian watermarked laid paper

Cesare Fantetti.
Designer, engraver and etcher; born in Florence, but based mainly in Rome.
He engraved this plates working alongside Pietro Acquila.

Lot details
Artist
Cesare Fantetti (Active 1660-1675)
Title of artwork
Joseph thrown in the pit
Year
1675
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
250×280 mm
Total dimensions
260×290×1 mm
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