Agostino Carracci
Italian (1557-1602)
Allegory of the Psalm of David, 1579
Engraving
11×8 IN.

Bartsch 5; Bohlin 11 ii/II. After a drawing by Orazio Sammacchini in the Albertina. Dated in the plate lower left on base: "1580"; inscribed in the plate lower right base in reverse: "A F"; inscribed in the plate lower right base front: "HORATII SAMACHINI IN"; inscribed below the image: "MISERICORDIA ET VERITAS OBIAVERVNT SIBI IVSTITIA ET PAX OSCVLATE SVNT Davit psal. 8z". A fine impression in fine condition, aside from minor foxing and staining visible verso. Trimmed to or just within the platemark.

$ 3,500

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