Il trionfo della virtu, festa d'armi a cavallo, rappresentata nella nascita del serenissimo signor Principe di Modana

1660
Illustrated by Francesco Stringa (Italian, 1635–1709), Printer Bartolomeo Soliani (Italian, 17th century)


Place of Publication: Modena, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 3048; Vinet 590

Dimensions

Overall: 28.5 x 20 x 2 cm (11 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.441

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 27 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Modena: Bartolomeo Soliani, 1660) Octavo; 24 leaves plus plates; modern half vellum, decorated paper boards (blue cloth box).

Illustrations of festival decorations, processions, costumes, and dances involving both human actors and horses


Modena: Bartolomeo Soliani, 1660)

Provenance

Library stamp on title (effaced); Martin Breslauer, London (Catalogue 100 [1966], no. 58), from whom purchased by MFA, September 21, 1966.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund