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Mezzotinto Head of Christ, a True Likeness of Our Saviour, (graphics)

Artist:
Unknown
Unknown (copy after)
Medium:
Mezzotint
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 164
Mezzotinto Head of Christ, a true likeness of our Saviour--copied from a Portrait carved on an emerald by order of Tiberius Casear, which emerald the Emperor of the Turks afterwards gave out of the Treasury of Constantinople, to Pope Innocent VIII, for the redemption of his brother, taken captive by the Christians. This plate is about to be published in Philadelphia. [P. 14.]
Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Philadelphia Artists, and of the School of Painting and Design. Philadelphia, April 2, 1838. No. 142 Chestnut Street. Admission 25 cents.--Season Tickets 50 cents. Philadelphia: C. Sherman & Co., Printers, 19 St. James Street. 1838.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Figure male--Head
Control number:
AECI 04490156
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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