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  • Opere di Polidoro da Caravaggio
    da Caravaggio, Polidoro
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Opere di Polidoro da Caravaggio

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (Printed)

  • Date:

    1656-58 (Printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    da Caravaggio, Polidoro (Designer)
    Galestruzzi, Giovanni Battista, born 1618 (Designer)
    Galestruzzi, Giovanni Battista, born 1618 (Printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    17209

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 66

Physical description

Plate 4.

Place of Origin

Rome (Printed)

Date

1656-58 (Printed)

Artist/maker

da Caravaggio, Polidoro (Designer)
Galestruzzi, Giovanni Battista, born 1618 (Designer)
Galestruzzi, Giovanni Battista, born 1618 (Printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Marks and inscriptions

‘POLIDORO DA CARAVAGGIO INVEN / Gio. Bat. Galestruzzi fece.’

Lower centre.

‘4’

Lower right

Dimensions

Height: 11.7 cm Cut to approx., Width: 16.3 cm Cut to approx.

Object history note

Part of a group of objects previously in possession of Mr. R.S.Smith [South Kensington Museum employee?].

Descriptive line

Giovanni Battista Galestruzzi. Trophies with a helmet surmounted by an eagle. Plate 4 from a series of 6 prints of trophies derived from works by Polidoro da Caravaggio.

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

Schestag, F.: Illustrierter Katalog der Ornamentstichsammlung des K.K. Österreich. Museums für Kunst und Industrie., Wien 1871, p. 78.
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 538.
Bellini, Paolo, ed. The Illustrated Bartsch, 46. Italian masters of the seveneenth century, Virgil Solis. New York: Abaris Books, 1985, No. 045.

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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