Old Master Prints

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This is a life time impression by Italian printmaker, Giovanni Piranesi 1720-1778.  The title of this image is Altra Veduta del tempio della Sibilla in Tivoli  (Sibylline Temple at Tivoli)  It was created in 1770 as part of his series titled Vedute di Roma.  It was begun in 1740's and comprised of 135 images.The image measures 24 3/8X17 1/4 inches.  It is archivally framed, with the Label of The Old Print Shop, New York on the back.  Very nice condiiton.  This image appears in the Taschen catalog as image number 934.


Engraving, image size: 26 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches, prov. JW Randall, Coll. 4022, 17th Century impression


Mezzotint after a self portrait by J.Reynolds engraved by Valentine Green, 1780,plate mark measures 19X15", water stains bottom edge of the sheet outside of the plate mark. plate signed


This is an original early etching by Italian Old Master Giovanni B. Piranesi.  The title is; Veduta in Prospettiva della gran Fontana dell'Acqua Vergine detta di Trevi.  This was created and printed in 1773.  It is from the first state of 3 before numbers.  From his series Vedute di Roma.  The image measures 18 3/4X28 1/4 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper with circular watermark and the typical fold in the center.  Very fine condition,   Cataloged at Hind 104.


This is an original mezzotint engraving by Dutch artist Jacob Gole (1660-1737)  This image, The Drawing Lesson was created after the painting by Godfrey Schalcken.  This image identified in the lower border has an image size of 9 3/4X7 7/8 inches.  Printed on an early laid type paper, some foxing but overall very fine condition.  It has a collectors seal in the lower border, "H de t stat".


Engraving 1805, after Raphael; Prov. Gray Coll.908; image size 18 1/4 x 12 15/16 inches; plate size 22 x 15 1/2 ; paper size 28 3/8/ x 20 3/16 inches


Engraving, Prov. Gray: 539, Blind Stamp,., see Passavant II, p.168, engraved 1841, Proof, before letters; Image size 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches; plate size 181/8 x 15 1/2 inches; paper size 30 1/4 x 23 7/8/ inches; blind stamp Rittner & Goupil, Paris l.l.


Engraving, image size 16 x 19 15/16 inches, JW Randall 3709, signed in plate. Hercules inadvertently murders Iphitus. His punishment is to serve as a slave to Omphale, the queen of Lydia, in a comic tale of gender role reversal.


Engraving, image size: 15 x 18 3/4 inches, LeBl 5 and 4, Prov. JW Randall 2490, Picart was apparently a student of Francois de Poilly and is also known as "Le Romain"


Engraving after Franz Hals, image size 15 x 9 1/2 in


Engraving, image size 4 15/16 x 7 11/16 inches, framed.


Engraving, image size 6 7/8 x 5 5/8 in, plate signed, framed.


Engraving after J. Andray, image size 21 1/4 x 16 1/4 in, sheet 22 7/8 x 16 7/16 in, engraved at the age of 19, Randall 3927, Fogg Museum provenance


Engraving after LeBrun, image size 20 5/8 x 24 7/8 inches, sheet size 21 7/8 x 25 1/2 inches, LeBL. 9. Fogg Museum provenance, JW Randall Collection #4045. Framed.


Engraving after Giulio Romano; Holy Family "with the Lizard" Prov. Gray: 753; Thies: The picture is in the Gallery of the Pitti palace in Florence. Passavant, Rafael, 11.No.230,Copy a.A repetiton of Raphael's Holy Family "under the Oak Tree" in the Madrid Gallery. Passavant,II.230.
Impression with the engraver's address