Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Giulio Bonasone (Print made by)artist bio
Bonasone, Giulio (di Antonio)
b Bologna, c. 1510; d Bologna, after 1576

Parmigianino (After)artist bio
Parmigianino [Mazzola, Girolamo Francesco Maria]
b Parma, 11 Jan 1503; d Casalmaggiore, 24 Aug 1540
Title / Description
Tuccia (Alexander on his Throne)
 
Date
early 1540s
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
269 x 305 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
no
State
only state
 
Watermark
no
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, undescribed
Georg Kaspar Nagler, Neues allgemeines
Künstler-Lexicon, 22 vols., Munich 1835-52, vol. 8, p.
515 (as School of Raimondi)
Stefania Massari, Giulio Bonasone, exhibition
catalogue, 2 vols., Rome, Istituto Nazionale per la
Grafica 1983, no. 15 (as Giulio Bonasone, only state)
 
Comment
The figure of Tuccia is somewhat related to two prints by Master FP (Bartsch XVI.23.26 and XVI.21.25). The soldier to the right is related to the figure in Parmigianino's drawing in the Devonshire collection, Chatsworth, see Popham 1971, vol. I, p. 211, no. 726 verso.
 
Inventory Number
5782
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bonasone, Giulio (Print made by), Parmigianino (After), Inv. No. 5782, in Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 4th of July, 2020) «