Christ on the Mount of Olives, number 18 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Giovanni Volpato, Italian, 1740 - 1803
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Correggio, Italian, about 1489 - 1534


1773; published 1800

Engraving and etching 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: 18; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Ant. Allegri da Coreggio pinxit; lower center: Cum pervenifset Jesus ad montem Olivarum, positis genibus orabat. Luc. Cap. XXII. V. 40 / Ex Tabula Madriti in Pinacotheca Regis; lower right: Joh. Volpato sculpsit Romae 1773.


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

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