The Martyrdom of St Lawrence by Marcantonio Raimondi

This work was presented anonymously through the Art Fund to the British Museum in honour of Antony Griffiths, the museum's Keeper of Prints & Drawings.

Details

Medium:
Engraving printed on vellum
Dimensions:
40 x 54 cm
Acquired in:
2009
Presented by:
Anonymous through The Art Fund

This engraving by Raimondi is after a design by the Florentine sculptor Baccio Bandinelli, who rose to prominence in Rome after the death of Raphael.

Provenance

Anonymous.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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