Artist Domenico Cunego, Italian, 1727-1794
Artist after Agostino Carracci, Italian, 1557-1602
Publisher Calcografia Nazionale, Italian
  • Triumph of Galatea
Date 1772
Medium etching and engraving in ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 10 1/4 × 18 1/2 inches (26 × 47 cm)
Sheet: 19 1/8 × 26 1/8 inches (48.6 × 66.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S341
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Agostino Carracci pinxit
Inscribed, lower right: Dom. Cunego Sculpsit Romae 1772.
Inscribed, center bottom margin: Galatea | Romae in Aedibus Farnesianis depicta
Inscribed, upper right: 1002 31
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: No 341
Inscribed, in black ink, bottom left edge of sheet: No 341. The Triumph of Galatea. By Domenico Cunego.
April 1888, Royal Calcografia (Rome, Italy).
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)