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Giuseppe Cesari d'Arpino (b. 1568 - d. 1640)

1606
Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Everard Quirinus


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 189; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. 11) 368; Léna Widerkehr (New Hollstein)

Dimensions

Platemark: 27.3 × 18.6 cm (10 3/4 × 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 28.3 × 19.8 cm (11 1/8 × 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26841

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in oval frame: IOSEPHVS CAESAR ARPINAS EQVES A PONTIFICE/CLEMENTE VIII FACTVS. ÆTAT. XXXVIII AN°, CIC[in reverse] . IC[in reverse]I.VI.; in cartouche below: JOSEPHI vultus, augustaq[ue] CAESARIS ora/Ora vides, priscis æmula Caesaribus:/Cui pia PONTIFICIS CLEMENTIA, privaq[ue] virtus/Artis Apellea, FAMAM, EQVVM. OPESQVE dedit./Hic pingi patiens, et ab arte, et ab vrbe' *QVIRINI* Everardus Quirini F.; Misit seq[ue] ipsum DIICKIO, et effigiem:/Oscula libavit chartis; æriq[ue] Sacrarunt/Et MAETHAM, et diam DIICKIVS effigiem. T. Schrevelius.

Signed

Signed and dated in plate. lower left to right: Anno 1606. Cum privil. Sa Cæ. M. Everardus Quirini pinxit ad vivum. I Maetham Sculp. et excud.

Markings

Watermark (not identified); verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 26841; MFA Jenkins Bequest stamp with accession number in graphite: 26841; in graphite: Joseph Cæsar d'Arpino, painter/Jacob Matham, after Everard Quirinus/B.III.p.178 #189; Arpin painter/Mather [?]; 60-

Provenance

Washington Irving Jenkins (b. 1848 - d. 1917), Clinton, MA; August 1, 1917, his bequest to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Washington Irving Jenkins