Requires Photography

Guerra di bellezza (War of Beauty)

1616
Etched by Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635), After Giulio Parigi (Italian, 1570–1635 or 1636), Author Andrea Salvadori (Italian, died in 1635), Printer Zanobi Pignoni (Italian, 17th century)


Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 3042; Cicognara 1421; Lieure 177-183

Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 16.3 x 1 cm (8 13/16 x 6 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

41.49

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Florence: Zanobi Pignoni, 1616) Quarto; 16 leaves plus five plates at end; modern brown morocco (brown cloth box).

Illustrations of celebrations for engagement of Federico della Rovere, Prince of Urbino, and Claudia de’ Medici


Florence: Zanobi Pignoni, 1616

Provenance

Old ownership inscriptions and stamps on title page effaced; William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, February 13, 1941.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund