Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Stefano della Bella (Print made by)artist bio
Bella, Stefano della
b Florence, 17 May 1610; d Florence, July 1664

Giovanni Battista Landini (Published by)artist bio
Landini, Giovanni Battista
seventeenth-century
Title / Description
Test of the Fire, illustration to a book about the life of Saint John Gualbert
 
Date
1649
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
177 x 135 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed with five lines : 'Palmo che [...]'
State
only state
 
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 931 (only
state)
 
Comment
Illustration from the book "Historia del Patriarcha S. Giovan Gualberto [...]", Florence 1649. Printed text on verso.
 
Inventory Number
L.71.21
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Landini, Giovanni Battista (Published by), Inv. No. L.71.21, 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 21st of October, 2021) «