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Production People
Giulio Bonasone (Print made by)artist bio
Bonasone, Giulio (di Antonio)
b Bologna, c. 1510; d Bologna, after 1576
Title / Description
The Rising of the Sun
 
Date
c. 1566
 
Technique
etching, engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
244 x 342 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed lower right: 'IVLIO BONASONE/INVENTORE' and below with monogram 'IVB'
State
second state of four
 
Watermark
not visible through mount
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Bartsch XV.138.99 (first state of two) info
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna 1803-21

Massari 1983, no. 220 (second state of three?) info
Stefania Massari, Giulio Bonasone, exhibition catalogue, 2 vols., Rome, Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica 1983

Cirillo Archer in TIB 1995, 2803.099.S2 (second state
of four) info
Madeline Cirillo Archer, Italian Masters of the Sixteenth Century, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 28, Part 1 (Commentary), New York 1995
 
Comment
Giulio Bonasone's own invention, utilizing several compositional sources, for which see Massari 1983. The print was later published by Giovanni Giacomo Rossi. For the iconography of the print, see Carol Morganti, 'Il sorgere del Sole: la piu bella incisione di Giulio Bonasone. Un ipotesi interpretativa', Grafica d'arte 73 (2008), pp. 2-9.
 
Inventory Number
6413
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Mounted I
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