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Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae / Dissigno del Torneamento fatto il lune di Carnovale in Roma nel Theatro Vaticano

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1947,0319.26.55

  • Title (object)

    • Dissigno del Torneamento fatto il lune di Carnovale in Roma nel Theatro Vaticano

    Title (series)

    • Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae
  • Description

    Arial view of a jousting tournament in the Vatican Belvedere during the Carnival; fireworks in the background. 1565
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1565
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 525 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 386 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Caption and publication details lettered within image 'per Ant. Lafreri formis 1565'. Printmaker's name lettered in the bottom right corner 'Stefano Duperac [?]. Numbered '4(6)' in the right corner of sheet.
  • Curator's comments

    The number is partially cropped. The right side of sheet has a margin added. Another impression at 1871,0812.777. See comment for 1947,0319.26

  • Bibliography

    • Huelsen 1921 99.a bibliographic details
    • Robert-Dumesnil 1835-71 VIII.115.84 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Italian XVIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1947

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1947,0319.26.55

Carousel in the Courtyard of the Belvedere in Rome. 1565  Engraving

Recto

Carousel in the Courtyard of the Belvedere in Rome. 1565 Engraving

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