Wedding at Cana, number 24 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Giovanni Volpato, Italian, 1740 - 1803
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Jacopo Tintoretto, Italian, 1519 - 1594


1772; 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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Not on view


Numbered, upper right, in plate: 24; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Jac. Tintoretto pinxit; lower center: Nuptiae factae sunt in Cana Galilaeae, et erat ibi Jesus cum Maria matre sua, et deficiente / vino jufsit Jesus impleri hydrias aqua, quae in vinum conversa est. S. Joh. Cap. II. / Ex Tabula Venetus in Sacello Eclesiae S. Mariae Salutis; lower right: Joh. Volpato Sculp. Romae 1772.


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

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