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

Master IF (Copy after)artist bio
Master IF [Monogrammist IF]
active c. 1530-50

Baccio Bandinelli (Probably after)artist bio
Bandinelli, Baccio [Brandini, Bartolomeo]
b Gaiole in Chianti, 17 Oct 1493; d Florence, 7 Feb 1560

Jacopo da Pontormo (Probably after)artist bio
Pontormo, Jacopo da [Carucci, Jacopo]
b Pontormo, nr Empoli, 26 May 1494; d Florence, 31 Dec 1556

Antonio Salamanca (Published by)artist bio
Salamanca, Antonio (Martínez [Martini; Martino] de)
b ?Salamanca, Spain, 1478; d Rome, 5 July, 1562
Title / Description
The Wedding of Vertumnus and Pomona
 
Date
after 1542
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
250 x 400 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed with publisher's address and date on a tablet on the altar: 'EXCD/ANT SAL/1542' and in the margin: 'FVGGI GRA' TEMPO LA CASTA POMONA DI FIORI ET FRVTTI ORNANDOSI LA CHIOMA AL FIN VERTVNNO D'AMOROSA SOMA ET ELLA DE GLI IN PREDA IPOMI E I FRVTTI/OGNI AMOR GONIVGAL' D' HVOMINI E DEI CH' ALTRO CHE POMI NON AMAVA LEI CARCO AQVISTOLA CON INGANNI REI CHE QVI GLI SONO IN QVEL VASI CONDVTTI'
State
first state of two
 
Watermark
visible, height: 45 mm, width: 47 mm
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (not stamped)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XV. p. 502 (without number, copy in the manner
of Enea Vico, first state of two)
Silvia Bianchi, 'Catalogo dell'opera incisa
di Nicola Beatrizet,' Grafica d'arte 14
(2003) 54, pp. 3-12; 14 (2003) 55, pp. 3-12; 14 (2003)
56, pp. 3-12; 15 (2004), 57, pp. 3-13, no. D12
(attributed to Nicolas Beatrizet, copy after
Monogrammist IF, first state of two)
 
Comment
For the original print by Monogrammist IF, see inv. no. 6975.
 
Inventory Number
6976
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Master IF (Copy after), Inv. No. 6976, 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 25th of February, 2020) «