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St. Peter. After J.P. Piazetta, (graphics)

Artist:
Pitteri, Giovanni Marco 1703-1786
Piazetta (copy after)
Medium:
Engraving
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 346
His plates are executed in a very singular manner, by single strokes running from the top to the bottom. His shadows are produced by strengthening them as the occasion requires. [P. 25.]
Exhibition of Engravings, Etchings & Mezzotints, held under the Auspices and for the Benefit of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, in the building adjoining their new structure, Broad Street, above Arch, Philadelphia, Dec. 1874. Philadelphia: Henry B. Ashmead, Book and Job Printer, Nos. 1102 and 1104 Sansom Street. 1874. (and) Exhibition of Prints (Claghorn Collection) under the Auspices of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Critical Notices by William J. Clark, Jr., reprinted from "the Evening Telegraph" of Philadelphia; with the opening address delivered by W.S. Baker. Philadelphia: Rue & Jones, Book and Job Printers. Nos. 106 and 108 South Third Street. 1875.
Artist nationality: Italian.
Topic:
Religion--Saint--St. Peter
Figure male
Control number:
AECI 01990347
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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