LUIGI SABATELLI (Florence 1772 - Milan 1850) 'ET VIDI, ET ECCE NUBEM CANDIDAM....' (St. John's Apocalypse, Chapter XIV)
Etching. From the series of six prints for St. John's Apocalypse conceived by Sabatelli in a pre-romantic and visionary style and published in Milan in 1809/10. See Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi, Florence, 'Luigi Sabatelli: Disegni e Incisioni', exhibition catalogue by Carlo Del Bravo and Beatrice Paolozzi Strozzi, Florence 1978; no. 63, fig. 66. A very good impression on thick wove paper, with full margins; slightly foxed, otherwise in very good condition. To the platemark 657 x 455 mm, the entire sheet measuring 920 x 647 mm.