Michelangelo´s Last Judgment. Artist: Engraved by Nicolas Beatrizet (French, Lunéville 1515-ca. 1566 Rome (?)); Artist: After Michelangelo Buonarroti

- Image ID: KNR4R5
Michelangelo´s Last Judgment. Artist: Engraved by Nicolas Beatrizet (French, Lunéville 1515-ca. 1566 Rome (?)); Artist: After Michelangelo Buonarroti
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Image ID: KNR4R5
Michelangelo´s Last Judgment. Artist: Engraved by Nicolas Beatrizet (French, Lunéville 1515-ca. 1566 Rome (?)); Artist: After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475-1564 Rome); Publisher: Antonio Lafreri (French, Orgelet, Franche-Comte ca. 1512-1577 Rome); Date: 1562; Medium: Engraving; Classification: Prints; Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959 / The print comprises ten sheets in two sections, framed. The sequence runs two top sheets, below three more, below another three, and at the bottom two larger sheets. This is the second state of the print with Lafrery´s address.; Inscription: The printmakers signature at the bottom of the middle sheet in the register second from top is cut and partly reads ´lotarignus / Incit: et formis´. ´Michael angel inventor to the right. On the sheet bottom left publisher´s address: ´Ant: Lafrerii Formis´ and on the sheet bottom right 8 lines of description ending with the date 1562