[Presentation of the Virgin]Presentazione de Maria al Tempio Opera di Tiziano nd Albergo della Scuola della Carita in Venezia
Appo T. Viero Venezia [c.1750]
Engraving, platemark 350 x 560mm (13¾ x 22"). Very large margins. Uncut.
Engraving after Titian's huge 'Presentation of the Virgin' (finished by 1538) for the Scuola della Carita in Venice (it is now in Venice's Galleria dell'Accademia). Architecturally elaborate and in a procession format, the picture includes portraits of members of the Scuola. Plate from 'Il gran Teatro di Venezia', a large series of famous paintings in Venice and views of the city. First published by Domenico Louisa c.1720, this impression is from a later publication by Teodoro Viero.
[Ref: 38584] £180.00