"St Joseph with the Infant Christ", Captain Baillie after Guercino

Code: 10871


H: 24cm (9.4")W: 25.5cm (10")


"St Joseph with the Infant Christ" 
By Captain William Baillie (1723-1810) after Giovanni Francesco Barbieri known as "Guercino" (1591–1666)
Stipple engraving and etching in the manner of crayon
Printed in sepia red ink
Published 1771

Dimensions: 24 cm x 25.5 cm

Text beneath the image "From a Drawing by Guercino. / Publish'd Decemr. 1st. 1771 / WBaillie f".

Print by Captain William Baillie after the drawing by Guercino in the Royal Collection [RCIN 902568].

See BM 1870,0813.598

A beautiful 18th Century print emulating one of Guercino's celebrated drawings.

Trimmed close to the text at the bottom but with no loss.