Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Bartolomeo Coriolano (Print made by)artist bio
Coriolano, Bartolomeo
b Bologna, c. 1599; d Rome, c. 1676

Guido Reni (After)artist bio
Reni, Guido
b Bologna, 4 Nov 1575; d Bologna, 18 Aug 1642
Title / Description
Fall of the Giants (upper left part of four blocks)
 
Date
c. 1647
 
Technique
chiaroscuro woodcut from key block and two tone blocks in ocher and brown
Material
paper
Dimensions
438 x 325 mm (sheet)
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the cloud: 'TERRA PARENS / Quondam Celestibus / Inuida Regnis. / Claud. Gigantom'
State
version B, first state of three, variant c, or later
 
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XII.114.12 (second state of two)
Michael Matile, Italienische Holzschnitte der
Renaissance und des Barock, Bestandskatalog der
Graphische Sammlung der ETH, Zürich, Basel 2003, no.
85 (second state of two)
Naoko Takahakate, 'Coriolano', Print
Quarterly 27 (2010), pp. 103-30, no. 19 (version B,
first state of three, variant c, or later)
 
Inventory Number
8513
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Coriolano, Bartolomeo (Print made by), Reni, Guido (After), Inv. No. 8513, 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) «