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

Vincenzo Luchino (Published by)artist bio
Luchino, Vincenzo
fl 1552-66
Title / Description
External View of St Peter's, from the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae
 
Date
1564
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
438 x 288 mm (sheet, trimmed)
Inscriptions
Titled: 'FORMA PARTIS/TEMPLI/DIVI PETRI IN/VATICANO/MICHAEL ANGELUS/BONAROTUS/INVENTOR', lettered upper left: 'PIO IIII P M DICATUM', lower left with publisher's address: 'ROMAE VINCENTIUS LUCHINUS EXCU' and lower right: 'CUM PRIVILEGIO MDLXIIII'
State
first state of three
 
Watermark
visible, height: 64 mm, width: 44 mm
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Christian Hülsen, 'Das Speculum Romanae
Magnificentiae des Antonio Lafreri,' in
Collectanea variae doctrinae Leoni S. Olschki, Monachii
1921, pp. 121-70, no. 96a (first state of three)
Lawrence R. McGinniss, Catalogue of the Earl of
Crawford's Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae now in
the Avery Architectural Library, New York 1976, no. 232
 
Inventory Number
7164
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Luchino, Vincenzo (Published by), Inv. No. 7164, 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 29th of February, 2020) «