Birth of St. John the Baptist, number 7 of 40, from the album Schola Italica Picturea (Italian School of Painting)

Camillo Tinti, Italian, 1738 - 1796
Gavin Hamilton, Scottish, 1723 - 1798
after Andrea Del Sarto, Italian, 1486 - 1530


1771; 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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Not on view


Numbered, upper right, in plate: 7; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Andrea del Sarto pinxit; lower center: Johannes est nomen eius / Florentiae in Aede vulgo della Compagnia dello Scalzo .; lower right: Camillus Tinti sculpsit Romae 1771.


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

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