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ID: 700000780Record Type: Movable Work
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa delli R.R.P.P. Gelormini, ne' funerali della fù ecc:ma sig:ra d. Paola Odescalchi duchessa di Gravina (etching (print); Baldi, Antonio (etcher, 1692-ca. 1778); published 1742; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 558377; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 528))
Note: Michelangelo de Blasio was active in Naples as a decorator and designed ephemeral monuments, such as fireworks machines and Cuccagna monuments. The etcher Antonio Baldi belonged to the Baldi family of Naples which included painters and scenographers; The print shows the monumental Baroque catafalque designed for the funerals of Duchess Paola Odescalchi (or Odescalco) of Gravina, held in the Chiesa dei Girolamini, Naples in September 1742; Impressions of the etching were issued with the funeral book of Giambattista Botti: Nel funerale per l'illustrissima, ed eccellentissima signora d. Paola Odescalco ... (In Napoli : Nella stamperia di Stefano Abbate ..., 1742). Library has another impression of the etching bound with: Giambattista Botti. Nel funerale per l'illustrissima ..; Forms part of the Collection of festival prints, 1530-1887 (Special Collections accn. no. P910002**). Published: [1742]
Titles:
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa delli R.R.P.P. Gelormini, ne' funerali della fù ecc:ma sig:ra d. Paola Odescalchi duchessa di Gravina (preferred,C,U,RP,Italian-P,U,U)
Catafalque by Michelangelo de Blasio in the Chiesa dei Girolamini, Naples, for the funerals of Duchess Paola Odescalchi in September 1742 (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)
engraving (print) [300041340]
..... (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 1742

Creator Display:
Baldi, Antonio (etcher, 1692-ca. 1778) [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Baldi, Antonio (Italian painter and engraver, 1692-ca.1773) [500056689]
artist De Blasio, Michelangelo (Italian engineer, active 1726) [500076404]
author Botti, Giambattista (Italian author, active 18th century) [500354217]
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: 558377; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 528)
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, engraving
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)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(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: plate mark ca. 35.2 x 43.4 cm, on sheet ca. 36.1 x 46.2 cm
General Subject:
event (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)
Term Not Found
..... CONA Candidate
church buildings [300007466]
.....(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, religious structures, religious buildings) (AAT)
death [300151836]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)
ornament [300266794]
.....(Objects Facet, Object Genres (Hierarchy Name), object genres (object classifications), <object genres by function>) (AAT)
architectural ornament [300378995]
.....(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, architectural elements, <surface elements and surface element components>, surface elements (architectural)) (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)
funeral rites [300069162]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies, rites of passage) (AAT)
Odescalco, Paola (Italian noble, died 1742) [500354218]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
burial [300263485]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities)) (AAT)
pictorial works [300248231]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by form>, <visual works by form of image>) (AAT)

Provenance: xxx
Inscriptions: Catafalco eretto nella chiesa delli R.R.P.P. Gelormini, ne' funerali della fù ecc:ma sig:ra d. Paola Odescalchi duchessa di Gravina Il cavl.r de Blasio inv. ; Ant. Baldi sculp.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Catafalco eretto nella chiesa delli R.R.P.P. Gelormini, ne' funerali della fù ecc:ma sig:ra d. Paola Odescalchi duchessa di Gravina........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 558377
Catafalque by Michelangelo de Blasio in the Chiesa dei Girolamini, Naples, for the funerals of Duchess Paola Odescalchi in September 1742........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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