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ID: 700001104Record Type: Movable Work
[Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti ...] (etchings (prints); two etchings signed by Cesare Fantetti, two that are signed...; published ca. 1675; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 569651; (OCoLC)ocn243699053; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: 2000.PR.16* (bx.3,f.3-6))
Note: Pietro Aquila and Cesare Fantetti etched a suite of 55 prints after the frescoes painted by Raphael's workshop in the Vatican Logge. The suite was dedicated to Queen Christina of Sweden and published in 1675 by Giangiacomo de Rossi under the title: Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti a Raphaele Sanctio Vrbinate in Vaticani Palatii Xystis ..; Four prints from the suite Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti comprising two etchings signed by Cesare Fantetti and two that are signed by Piero Aquila; Each print is inscribed in the lower margin with the initials of Raphael, a title in capital letters, the etcher's signature, the imprint and a number; Contents: God appears to Isaac and warns him not to journey into Egypt; Jacob sees Rachel coming to the well to water Laban's sheep; Solomon anointed king of Israel by Zadok; Pillar of clouds; Forms part of the Leo Steinberg collection of prints (Special Collections accn. no. 2000.PR.16); "Colnaghi"--in black ink on verso of prints. Publication: [ca. 1675].
Titles:
[Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti ...] (preferred,C,U,RP,Latin-P,U,U)
Four prints from a suite depicting paintings of the Old and New Testaments by Raphael in the Vatican Palace (C,U,English,U,U)
Paintings of the Old and New Testaments by Raphael (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: items
Work Types:
etchings (prints) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive prints [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
engravings (prints) [300041340]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published ca. 1675

Creator Display:
two etchings signed by Cesare Fantetti, two that are signed by Piero Aquila; after paintings by Raphael [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Aquila, Pietro (Italian painter and printmaker, died 1692) [500018769]
artist Raphael (Italian painter and draftsman, 1483-1520) [500023578]
printmaker Fantetti, Cesare (Italian printmaker, active 1675) [500106161]
dedicatee Christina, Queen of Sweden (Swedish queen, 1626-1689) [500341416]
publishers Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo de (Italian printmaker, 17th century) [500353716]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 569651; (OCoLC)ocn243699053; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: 2000.PR.16* (bx.3,f.3-6)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 4 prints: etching, engraving, b&w
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Dimensions: ca. 24.1 x 26.8 cm; 4 prints
General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred )
another art work

Specific Subjects:
Loggia di Raffaello [700000365]
.....(Loggia di Raffaello [700000365], Palazzo Apostolico [700002022], Vatican Complex [700008429], Built Work [700000001], Top of the CONA hierarchy [700000000]) (CONA)
Bible, O.T, Genesis I-IX
..... Iconography Candidate

Provenance: stein purchase; Steinberg, Leo
Inscriptions: Each print is inscribed in the lower margin with the initials of Raphael, a title in capital letters, the etcher's signature, the imprint and a number.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
[Imagines Veteris ac Novi Testamenti ...]........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 569651
Four prints from a suite depicting paintings of the Old and New Testaments by Raphael in the Vatican Palace........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Paintings of the Old and New Testaments by Raphael........ [VP]
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... Nagler, G. Neues allgemeines Ku╠łnstler-Lexicon v. 1, p. 151-152
....................... Bernini Pezzini, G. et al. Raphael invenit p. 89-92
Note:
English ..... [GRISC]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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