Mystical Marriage of St. Catherine, number 17 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Antonio Capellan, Italian, about 1740 - after 1783
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Correggio, Italian, about 1489 - 1534


1772; published 1800

Engraving on wove paper

2nd edition, 1800 (1st edition, 1773)

Sheet: 25 × 17 in. (63.5 × 43.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Gavin Hamilton, Rome


Place Made: Italy, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, upper right, in plate: 17; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Correggio pinxit; lower center: S. Catharina / Neapoli in Aedibus Regius vulgo a Capo di Monte; lower right: Ant. Capellan sculp. Romae 1772.


Grosvenor Prints, London, England; sold to present collection, 2009.

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