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Production People
Léon Davent (Print made by)artist bio
Davent, Léon [L.D.]
fl 1540-56

Francesco Primaticcio (After)artist bio
Primaticcio, Francesco
b Bologna, 1504-5; d Paris, between 2 March and 14 Sept 1570
Title / Description
Urania, from the series Three Goddesses and Nine Muses
 
Date
c. 1540-45
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
225 x 178 mm (sheet, trimmed)
Inscriptions
Inscribed and signed with monogram lower right: 'Bologna/L.D'
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Bartsch XVI.316.23 info
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna 1803-21

Herbet I.28.26 info
Felix Herbet, Les graveurs de l'École de Fontainebleau, unchanged reprint of the articles published in the Annales de la Société Historique & Archéologique du Gatinas 1896-1902, Amsterdam 1969

Dimier 1900, p. 489, no. 23 info
Louis Dimier, Le Primatice: Peintre, sculpteur et architecte des rois de France: Essai sur la vie et les ouvrages de cet artiste, suivi d'un catalogue raisonné de ses dessins et de ses compositions gravées, Paris 1900

Zerner 1969, LD.32 info
Henri Zerner, Die Schule von Fontainebleau: Das graphische Werk, Vienna 1969
 
Comment
See under inv. no. 52267. Francesco Primaticcio's preparatory drawing for Urania is in the Louvre, inv. no. 8553; see Paris 2004, no. 62. It was probably the pendant of Terpsichore, Louvre inv. 8554, see Paris 2004, no. 63.
 
Inventory Number
52268
 
Classification
Prints: French: 16th century: Unmounted
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