Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Agostino Carracci (Print made by)artist bio
Carracci, Agostino
b Bologna, 15 Aug 1557; d Parma, 22 March 1602
Title / Description
Coat of Arms of Cardinal Cinzio or Pietro Aldobrandini
 
Date
c. 1593-95
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
242 x 310 mm (sheet, trimmed)
Inscriptions
no
State
first state of two
 
Watermark
visible, height: 90 mm, width: 49 mm
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XVIII.124.161 (first state of two)
Diane DeGrazia Bohlin, Prints and Related Drawings by
the Carracci Family: A Catalogue Raisonné, National
Gallery of Art, Washington 1979, no. 198 (first state
of two)
Babette Bohn, Italian Masters of the Sixteenth-Century:
Agostino Carracci, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 39,
Part 1 (Commentary), New York 1995, 3901.191.S1 (first
state of two)
 
Comment
The inscription in the second state falsely attributes the design and the execution to Ludovico Carracci.
 
Inventory Number
6004
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Carracci, Agostino (Print made by), Inv. No. 6004, 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 19th of August, 2019) «