Artist Raphael Morghen, Italian, 1758-1833
Artist after Raphael, Italian, 1483-1520
Artist after Stefano Tofanelli, Italian, 1752-1812
Publisher Calcografia Nazionale, Italian
  • The Mass of Bolsena
Date 18th or early 19th century
Medium engraving in ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 22 × 29 1/4 inches (55.9 × 74.3 cm)
Sheet: 30 3/8 × 42 5/8 inches (77.2 × 108.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1217
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Marked, watermark: P.M.
Marked, drystamp within plate mark, lower right corner: REGIA CALCOGRAFIA DI ROMA [in circle (Lugt 2144)]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper left of image: RAPHAEL | SANCTIVS | PINX.
Inscribed, upper right: IN AEDIBVS | VATICA | NIS
Inscribed, lower left: Steph. Tofanelli delin.
Inscribed, lower right: Raphel. Morghen Sculp. Joes. Volpato direxit.
Inscribed, lower center: PIO SEXTO PONT. MAX.
Inscribed, lower right corner of plate: JOANNES VOLPATO D.D.D. | VII
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)