Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Camillo Congio (Print made by)artist bio
Congio, Camillo; [Cungi, Camillo; Congius, Camillus]
b Rome, c. 1604; fl 1624 - 1646

Pietro da Cortona (After)artist bio
Cortona, Pietro da [Berrettini, Pietro]
b Cortona, ?1 Nov 1596; bapt 27 Nov 1597; d Rome, 16 May 1669

Salvio Castellucci (After)artist bio
Castellucci, Salvio
b Arezzo, 1608; d Arezzo 1672
Title / Description
Allegorical Scene: Minerva and the Fall of the Giants, from the series of Aedes Barberinae ad Quirinalem
 
Date
1642
 
Technique
engraving
Material
paper
Dimensions
237 x 588 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed lower centre: 'Petrus Berretinus Inuen. // Saluius Castell. Areti. Del.' and signed: 'C. Cungius Sculp.'
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Charles Le Blanc, Manuel de l'amateur
d'estampes, 4 vols., Paris 1854-90, II.76.8
 
Inventory Number
8482
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Congio, Camillo (Print made by), Cortona, Pietro da (After), Inv. No. 8482, in Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 18th of January, 2020) «