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Fontane diverse che si vedano nel' Alma Città di Roma et altre parte d’ Italia

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (printed)

  • Date:

    1651 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maggi, F. (designer)
    Maggi, Giovanni, born 1566 - died 1618 (printmaker)
    de' Rossi, Giovanni Domenico , born 1619 - died 1653 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.6833-1905

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf C, box 146

Physical description

Etching.

Place of Origin

Rome (printed)

Date

1651 (printed)

Artist/maker

Maggi, F. (designer)
Maggi, Giovanni, born 1566 - died 1618 (printmaker)
de' Rossi, Giovanni Domenico , born 1619 - died 1653 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in the lower left: 'IO. MA. IN. Fontana in Roma nella Piazza delli Sign Mathei'.
The original plate from which this print is made was produced in 1618. For an earlier impression of the print see museum numbers 28278.9.

Dimensions

Height: 21.0 cm Plate mark, Width: 15.0 cm Plate mark

Descriptive line

Giovanni Maggi, the fountain in Piazza Mattei, Rome. Print from a suite of 58 entitled 'Fontane diverse che si vedano nel'Alma Città di Roma'. Italian, 1651.

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

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p.310, 6 (1).
(Berlin II) Berlin Staatlich Museen., Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 3597.
Fuhring, P. Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenthy Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, vol. 2, 8280-8337.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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