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

Antonio Salamanca (Published by)artist bio
Salamanca, Antonio (Martínez [Martini; Martino] de)
b ?Salamanca, Spain, 1478; d Rome, 5 July, 1562
Title / Description
Candlestick with Two Caryatids, from a set of 4 prints
 
Date
1552
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
252 x 182 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Dated lower centre: 'ROMAE M D LII'
State
second state of two
 
Watermark
no
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (without stamp)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XV.367.491 (copy in reverse, after Enea Vico)
Grazia Bernini Pezzini, Stefania Massari et al.,
Raphael invenit: Stampe da Raffaello nelle collezioni
dell'Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, exhibition
catalogue, Rome, Calcografia Nazionale 1985, p. 267,
no. III.4 (as Enea Vico, second state of two)
Elizabeth Miller, 16th-Century Italian Ornament Prints
in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1999, no.
62a, pl. 1 (as Anonymous Artist)
 
Comment
According to Miller, this print belongs to the original set after which Enea Vico engraved his own version in reverse.
 
Inventory Number
8209
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 16th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Anonymous Artist (Print made by), Salamanca, Antonio (Published by), Inv. No. 8209, 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 24th of June, 2019) «