Collection of Prints and Drawings
Zoltán Kárpáti and Eszter Seres, Italian and French Prints before 1620
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Anonymous Artist (Print made by)artist bio
Anonymous Artist

Johannes Statius (Published by)artist bio
Statius, Johannes [Stacius, Johannes; Staet, Johannes; Stati, Giovanni]
fl 1584-94
Title / Description
Persian Sibyl, from a sheet of Sybils
 
Date
c. 1584-94
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
142 x 77 mm (sheet, trimmed)
Inscriptions
Titled: 'SIBILLA PERSICA' and inscribed in the margin: 'Ecco fu bestia Sarai conculcata et il/Signor si generara nel mondo et il gremio/d' una uergine sara la salute de le genti/et i suoi piedi sarano in salute de gli/huomini et il uerbo inuisibile si/palpera.' and numbered in pen and brown ink: '126'
Watermark
no
Provenance
Library of the Hungarian National Museum
 
Comment
From a sheet related to Hülsen 139a from the Speculum, see British Museum inv. 1947,0319.26.174.
 
Inventory Number
67125
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Statius, Johannes (Published by), Inv. No. 67125, 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 22nd of September, 2020) «