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Diana (Artemis) and Endymion. Etching by P. Bonato after D. del Frate after F. Albani.

  • Albani, Francesco, 1578-1660.
Date
[1806?]
Reference
2856802i
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Publication/Creation

[Rome], [1806?]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 51.5 x 56.5 cm

Lettering

Discende dal cielo Diana per vagheggiare Endimione nel sonno immerso. Francesco Albani dipinse. Domenico del Frate disegno. Pietro Bonato Veneto Basanaese incise in Roma 1806. ...

Lettering note

Bears two columns of verses by Giovanni Battista Casti, Diana ed Endimione: "A un tratto intorno a lui si forma ed erge / magica nube ... In le purpuree gote alfin bel bello / Imprime un leggier baccio al giovin bello. (Casti) in Diana e Endimione"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2856802i

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Languages

  • Italian


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