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Production People
Giuseppe Salviati (Print made by)artist bio
Salviati [Porta], Giuseppe
b Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, c. 1520; d Venice, c. 1575
Title / Description
Frontispiece to 'Le Sorti di Francesco Marcolini da Forli in Titolata Giardino di Pensieri'
 
Date
1540
 
Technique
woodcut
Material
paper
Dimensions
245 x 196 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed on a tablet lower right: 'IOSEPH.PORTA/GARFAGNINVS'
Watermark
no
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Passavant IV.240.89 info
Johann David Passavant, Le peintre-graveur, 6 vols., Leipzig 1860-64

Rosand and Muraro 1976a, no. 90 info
David Rosand and Michelangelo Muraro, Tiziano e la silografia Veneziana del cinquecento, exhibition catalogue, Venice, Fondazione Giorgio Cini 1976

Rosand and Muraro 1976b, no. 84 info
David Rosand and Michelangelo Muraro, Titian and the Venetian Woodcut, exhibition catalogue, Washington D.C., National Gallery of Art 1976

McTavish 1981, p. 368, no. 1 info
David McTavish, Giuseppe Porta called Giuseppe Salviati, New York 1981

Dillon in Venice 1981, no. 174 info
Gianvittorio Dillon in Da Tiziano a El Greco: Per la storia del Manierismo a Venezia, ed. Rodolfo Palluchini, exhibition catalogue, Venice, Palazzo Ducale 1981

Matile 2003, no. 23 info
Michael Matile, Italienische Holzschnitte der Renaissance und des Barock, Bestandskatalog der Graphische Sammlung der ETH, Zürich, Basel 2003
 
Comment
The woodcut was the frontispiece to the book published in 1540 by Francesco Marcolini, titled "Le Sorti intitolate Giardino di Pensieri" (see Dillon in Venice, no. 175). This print is dated to the beginning of the artist's Venetian activity.
 
Inventory Number
25560
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
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