Joseph thrown in the pit by his brothert. 1675
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."
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
Designer, engraver and etcher; born in Florence, but based mainly in Rome.
He engraved this plates working alongside Pietro Acquila.
- Cesare Fantetti (Active 1660-1675)
- Title of artwork
- Joseph thrown in the pit
- Plate signed
- In very good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 250×280 mm
- Total dimensions
- 260×290×1 mm