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Gattamelatta

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,0709.168

  • Title (object)

    • Gattamelatta
  • Description

    Equestrian portrait of Venetian condottiere Erasmo da Narni, known as Gattamelata, after Donatello; published in 'La Gazette des Beaux-Arts', 1866
    Engraving on chine collé

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1866
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 250 millimetres
    • Width: 190 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'F. Gaillard del. et sculp.', 'Statue équestre de Donatello', and 'Imp. A. Salmon à Paris'; also lettered with title and 'Gazette des Beaux Arts'.
  • Curator's comments

    Engraved after a small bronze rather than the actual statue in Padua.

  • Bibliography

    • Beraldi 1885-92 18.V bibliographic details
    • IFF 34 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Gazette des Beaux Arts
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,0709.168

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