Search the Collections

A Pope and six cardinals, from the series 'Pond's Caricatures'
A Pope and six cardinals, from the series 'Pond's Caricatures'
Artist:
After:
Date:
1736
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching Printed In Red Ink
Dimensions:
21.1 x 36.5 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.17311
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Reproduction of a caricature drawing by Maratti, showing the heads of the seven church officials in a row, with the Pope in the centre. The drawing at the time it was copied was in the possession of Jonathan Richardson, whose name appears in the Latin inscription in the lower margin.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”