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Equestrian Statue of Henry II, King of France, by Daniele de Volterra in the Palazzo Rucellai

Artist:
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)
Artist:
After Daniele da Volterra (Daniele Ricciarelli) (Italian, Volterra 1509–1566 Rome)
Publisher:
Nicolaus van Aelst (Flemish, Brussels 1526–1613 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1590–1613
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/8 × 13 3/8 in. (46 × 34 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.3500
Not on view
Inscription: Letterd across top: VISITVR ROMAE IN PALATIO EX FAMILIA RVCELLAIA
At lower left: EFFIGES / EQVI AENEI / OPERIS / DANIELIS / RICCII / VOLTERRANI / FIERI IVSSIT / REG MARIA / OB MEM REG / HENRICI II / F M SVI VIRI / QVI OBIIT IN / TORNIAMENTIS; lower right: ILLVSTRISSIMO ET / REVERENDISSIMO / PRINCIPI / ET DOMINO / AC DOMINO MEO / CAROLO / DE LOTHORINGA / CARDINALI / AMPLISSIMO / Nicolaus Van Aelst / Bruxellensis ded.
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bartsch XVII.147.635
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.



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