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Antonio Tempesta
(Firenze, 1555 - Roma, 1630)

Stampa del Tempesta raffigurante le battaglie dell'Antico Testamento.

1623
EUR 1.500,00
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EUR 3.500,00 / 4.000,00
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Description

Antonio Tempesta
(Firenze, 1555 - Roma, 1630)

Stampa del Tempesta raffigurante le battaglie dell'Antico Testamento.
1623

1900x1035 mm. 

Romae.

Panel in antique cloth, mm. 190x103.5. Dedication “Serenissimo Principi Cosmo II Magno Hetruriae Duci Imagines Acierum ac Proeliorum Veteris Testamenti”. 

Collection of 24 engravings of the Tempest, of about 185x280 mm, depicting scenes and battles of the Old Testament, cut and mounted on panel with manuscript legend for each engraving, framed by heraldic medals. Stupendous and unique specimen made especially for Cosimo II and the Medici family of Florence at the beginning of the seventeenth century.



Condition Report

Wonderful and unique specimen made specifically for Cosimo II and Medici's family at the beginning of XVII century.

sun 9 December 2018
Auction times
Padova
Exhibition Time: Wednesday 5 December to Saturday 8 December 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.