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Varie opere di Prospettiva inuentate da Ferdinando Galli d:o il Bibiena Bolognese Pittore, et Architetto dell A:SSma del Sig:re Duca di Parma raccolte da Pietro Abbati, et intagliate da Carlo Antonio Buffagnotti

  • Object:

    Architectural design

  • Place of origin:

    Turin (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    1700-35 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Galli Bibiena, Ferdinando, born 1657 - died 1742 (designer)
    Buffagnotti, Carlo Antonio (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.1701-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf G, box 6

Physical description

One of 72 etchings showing designs for architecture and theatrical scenes.

Place of Origin

Turin (probably, printed)

Date

1700-35 (printed)

Artist/maker

Galli Bibiena, Ferdinando, born 1657 - died 1742 (designer)
Buffagnotti, Carlo Antonio (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 26.3 cm Average, to plate mark, Width: 26.6 cm Average, to plate mark

Descriptive line

Ferdinando Galli da Bibiena. Plate from a series of 72 designs, including title plate, of theatrical scenes and architectural ornament for palaces entitled 'Varie opere di Prospettiva inuentate da Ferdinando Galli d:o il Bibiena'. Italian, 1700-35.

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

(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 4143.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Theatre; Architecture; Designs; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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