Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Carlo Cesio (Print made by)artist bio
Cesi [Cesio], Carlo
b Antrodoco, ?1622; d Rieti, ?1682

Annibale Carracci (After)artist bio
Carracci, Annibale
b Bologna, bapt 3 Nov 1560; d Rome, 15 July 1609

Francois Collignon (Published by)artist bio
Collignon, Francois
b c. 1610; d 1687
Title / Description
Minerva Teaching Prometheus to Animate the Statue He Made, plate 25 from the series of the Farnese Gallery Panels
 
Date
before 1657
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
97 x 152 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed lower left: 'Ann. Caracci in.' and signed: 'C. Cesi. fecit.' and inscribed with the the publisher's address: 'FCollignon formis.' and numbered 25
State
first state of two
 
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
Bibliothek der Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien (Lugt 2575)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XXI.113.53
Paolo Bellini, Italian Masters of the Seventeenth
Centuries, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 47, Part 1
(Commentary), New York 1987, 4705.053.S1 (first state
of two)
 
Comment
For the series, see inv. no. L.77.296.
 
Inventory Number
19131
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Cesio, Carlo (Print made by), Carracci, Annibale (After), Inv. No. 19131, in Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 18th of January, 2020) «