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Angels in Glory
Angels in Glory
Date:
1607
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
Image: 410 x 274 mm (16 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.) Irreg.
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

ILL in the plate: Lucas Cangiasus Inv.;
ILC in the plate: Iubilemus Deo Salutari Nostro/Per Ill. Domino Dno. Vido Taurelio Parmensi Viro insigni, ac bonarum Artium amatori et observantiae at grati animi ergo. Petrus Stephanonius Vicentinus Dicabat/ Romae Anno Domini MDCVII. Superioru(m) permissu. Cu(m) Privilegio;
Watermark: Star in a shield
Provenance:
R.E. Lewis 1975,
LR verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 59)
TREASURES95, cat. no. 35, p.50, repr. p. 54;
Duplicate: possibly a later impression of A003057, but in better condition;
Sopher 17th c. cat. no.59

Accession Number:
1986.1.376
Acquisition Date:
1986-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Tradition and Innovation, 1500 - 1989, 10 Sept - 31 Dec 1989.
CPLH, Treasures, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996.

In the sky, amongst the clouds, putti frolic and embrace, while a human child leans forward to kiss a putti in the lowest part of the foreground.