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Ercole In Tebe festa teatrale rappresentata in Firenze per le reali nozze de' serenissimi sposi Cosimo terzo principe di Toscana, e Margherita Luisa principessa d'Orleans.

Etched by Valerio Spada (Italian (Florence), 1613–1688), Etched by Silvio degli Alli (Italian, 17th century), Etched by Ercole Bazzicaluva (Italian, 1638–1661), After Ferdinando Tacca (Italian, 1619–1686), Author Giovanni Andrea Moniglia (Italian, 1624–1700)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 4124; Vinet 613; Massar, Spada, 55-56


Overall: 24.7 x 17.8 x 2.5 cm (9 3/4 x 7 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: Stamperia all’Insegna della Stella, 1661) Quarto; 80 leaves, plus plates; modern vellum, green cloth box.

Illustrations of scenes from a theatrical production

Florence: Stamperia all’ Insegna della Stella, 1661


William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, February 13, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund