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Engraving

Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Florence (possibly, printed)
    Ferrara (possibly, printed)

  • Date:

    1550-1564 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    26332

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 102

Physical description

Engraving

Place of Origin

Florence (possibly, printed)
Ferrara (possibly, printed)

Date

1550-1564 (printed)

Artist/maker

Vico, Enea, born 1523 - died 1567 (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the centre of the image around the cartouche:

'LO ILLVSTRIS . PIETRO BEMBO'

Lettered in the lower left:

'Enea Vico / da Parma / f.'

Lettered in the lower right:

'Medaglia del / Doni'

Dimensions

Height: 15.4 cm Cut to, Width: 11.5 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Enea Vico. Portrait of Cardinal Pietro Bembo, facing right, set within an elaborate cartouche. Plate from a series of medals of contemporaries. Italian, 1550-1564.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Spike, John, ed. The Illustrated Bartsch, 30. Italian masters of the sixteenth century: Enea Vico. New York: Abaris Books, 1985. No. 242.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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