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Lot of Four Old Master Prints: Attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian 1555-1630), A parente Hercules ...

Auction:
2424
Lot:
549A
Sold for:
$89$75

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Auction:
Discovery - 2424
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
September 18, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

Lot of Four Old Master Prints: Attributed to Antonio Tempesta (Italian 1555-1630), A parente Hercules deitate honestatur. [Plate 85] and Scylla Circes veneficijs in monstrum marinum [Plate 131], from Ovid's Metamorphosis, unsigned, identified on Ferdinand Roten Galleries, Baltimore label affixed to window mats, etchings, unframed; Attributed to Giovanni Lanfranco (Italian, 1582-1647), Noah Building the Ark, from Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia, plate initialed "Gio. L" l.l., plate numbered "13" l.r., etching, unframed; Profile, purportedly from La Sicilia di Filippo Paruta descritta con medaglie, inscribed "Bacchante" u.c. and "In Corniola" l.c., numbered "93" u.r., etching, unframed.

Estimate $150-250

Keywords

Antonio Tempesta, Hercules, Giovanni Lanfranco, Arkansas, Noah Building, Vatican Loggia, Filippo Paruta, La Sicilia, Etching, Old master print, Printmaking

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