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ID: 700000746Record Type: Movable Work
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Nouella di Firenze per l'esequie del re catt.co Luigi Primo (etching (print); Ruggieri, Ferdinando (etcher, ca. 1691-1741); published 1724; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 553291; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 286))
Note: Girolamo Ticciati was active in Florence as a painter, sculptor, architect, medalist and writer. Son of King Philip V of Spain, Louis succeeded to the throne on January 15, 1724 upon the abdication of his father. On February 9 he was formally proclaimed king. He fell ill, however, on August 19 and died 12 days later; Impressions of the etching were issued with Niccolò Marcello Venuti's funeral book: Esequie di Luigi I. cattolico re delle Spagne ... (In Firenze : Nella Stamperia di S. A. R. per li Tartini, e Franchi, M.DCC.XXIV); Ferdinando Ruggieri was active in Florence as an architect and printmaker; The print depicts the catafalque designed by Girolamo Ticciati for the obsequies "in absentia" of King Louis I of Spain, celebrated in the Church of Santa Maria Novella, Florence, on October 26, 1724; The catafalque, revealing the royal cenotaph, is shown in the nave of the church, adorned with a portrait of the deceased, skeletons and the allegorical figures of Fortitude and Justice; Library has another impression of the etching folded and bound into Niccolò Marcello Venuti's Esequie di Luigi I. cattolico re delle Spagne ..; Trimmed within plate mark and glued to mount numbered in brown ink: 130; Forms part of the Collection of festival prints, 1530-1887 (Special Collections accn. no. P910002**). Published: [1724]
Titles:
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Nouella di Firenze per l'esequie del re catt.co Luigi Primo (preferred,C,U,RP,Italian-P,U,U)
Catafalque in Santa Maria Novella, Florence, for King Louis I of Spain in 1724 (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Novella di Firenze per l'esequie del re cattolico Luigi Primo (C,U,Italian,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 1724

Creator Display:
Ruggieri, Ferdinando (etcher, ca. 1691-1741) [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Ruggieri, Ferdinando (Italian architect, born ca. 1691-1741) [500002497]
artist Ticciati, Girolamo (Italian sculptor, architect, and medalist, 1671-1744) [500018657]
author Venuti, Niccolò Marcello (Italian archaeologist, 1700-1755 ) [500204764]
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: 553291; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 286)
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 by specific type>, <image-making processes and techniques>, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: ca. 24.9 x 42.1 cm, on mount ca. 41.8 x 56 cm
General Subject:
events (preferred )
interior architecture
architecture
history and legend

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)
festivals [300073472]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities), celebrations) (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)
funerals [300069162]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies, rites of passage) (AAT)
deaths [300151836]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)
burials [300263485]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities)) (AAT)
Louis I, King of Spain (Spanish king, 1707-1724) [500353931]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
memorials (ceremonies) [300379015]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (hierarchy name), events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies) (AAT)
Santa Maria Novella [700000688]
.....(Santa Maria Novella [700000688], Built Works [700000001]) (CONA)

Provenance: xxx
Inscriptions: Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Nouella di Firenze per l'esequie del re catt.co Luigi Primo Girolamo Ticciati inventò ; dis. e int. da Ferdinando Ruggieri.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Movable Works
Sources and Contributors:
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Nouella di Firenze per l'esequie del re catt.co Luigi Primo........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 553291
Catafalque in Santa Maria Novella, Florence, for King Louis I of Spain in 1724........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa di S. M. Novella di Firenze per l'esequie del re cattolico Luigi Primo........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Subject: ....... [VP,GRISC]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... Riederer-Grohs, B. Florentinische Feste des Spätbarock p. 226-228, no. 77a
Note:
English ..... [VP,GRISC]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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