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ID: 700000550Record Type: Movable Work
Catafalco (etching (print); Della Bella, Stefano (etcher, 1610-1664); published 1637; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 554296; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 250))
Note: Impressions of the etching were issued with Francesco Rondinelli's description of the obsequies: Eseqvie della maesta cesarea dell'imperadore Ferdinando II ... (Firenze : Nella stamperia De Massi e Landi, [1638]); The print depicts the catafalque ordered by Ferdinando II for the obsequies "in absentia" of Holy Roman emperor Ferdinand II, celebrated in the Church of San Lorenzo, Florence, on April 2, 1637. The cenotaph, designed by Alfonso Parigi, is seen in the choir of San Lorenzo below a canopy topped by a double-headed eagle and the coat of arms of the House of Habsburg; Library has another impression of the etching bound with Francesco Rondinelli's funeral book Esequie della maesta cesarea dell'imperadore Ferdinando II ... (Firenze : Nella stamperia De Massi e Landi, [1638]); Forms part of the Collection of festival prints, 1530-1887 (Special Collections accn. no. P910002**).
Titles:
Catafalco (preferred,C,U,RP,Italian-P,U,U)
Catafalque by Alfonso Parigi in San Lorenzo, Florence, for the obsequies of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II on 2 April 1637 (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
etching (print) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1637

Creator Display:
Della Bella, Stefano (etcher, 1610-1664) [preferred,GRISC]
artist Parigi, Alfonso, II (Italian architect, scenographer and printmaker, 1606-1656) [500015283]
printmaker Della Bella, Stefano (Italian engraver and draftsman, 1610-1664) [500018966]
publishers Term Not Found [500353796]
author Rondinelli, Francesco (Italian author, 1589-1665) [500353797]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 554296; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 250)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 1 print: etching
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: 23.7 x 21.9 cm
General Subject:
event (preferred )
architecture
interior architecture

Specific Subjects:
catafalques [300005906]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, ceremonial structures, funerary structures) (AAT)
ephemeral structure [300007997]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by design>) (AAT)
cenotaphs [300007027]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, ceremonial structures, funerary structures, sepulchral monuments) (AAT)
architectural elements [300000885]
.....(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>) (AAT)
Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (Austrian emperor, 1578-1637) [500353798]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Ferdinando II, Grand-Duke of Tuscany (Italian noble and patron, 1610-1670) [500339079]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
funeral rites [300069162]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies, rites of passage) (AAT)
funeral decorations [300378993]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>) (AAT)
festivals [300073472]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), celebrations) (AAT)
Habsburg, House of (European rulers, patrons, and collectors, active 15th-20th centuries) [500337572]
.....(Corporate Bodies) (ULAN)
memorial services [300379015]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies) (AAT)
San Lorenzo [700000163]
.....(San Lorenzo [700000163], Built Work [700000001], Top of the CONA hierarchy [700000000]) (CONA)

Inscriptions: Catafalco. Impressions of the etching were issued with Francesco Rondinelli's description of the obsequies: Eseqvie della maesta cesarea dell'imperadore Ferdinando II ... (Firenze : Nella stamperia De Massi e Landi, [1638]).
State: State 2 (cf. de Vesme)
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Catafalco........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 554296
Catafalque by Alfonso Parigi in San Lorenzo, Florence, for the obsequies of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II on 2 April 1637........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... de Vesme 77
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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