Etching, 430 x 320mm. 17 x 12½". Horizontal centre crease.
St John the Evangelist (fl. 1st century), Christian saint, apostle and New Testament figure, writing with a quill. After Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (1682 - 1754), originally published in Venice in 1742 for a series of portraits of the Holy Family and Apostles. Venetian privilege below title ('Venetiis cum privilegio Excellentiss. Senatus') has been erased.
[Ref: 11341] £260.00