Descrizione delle feste fatte in Firenze. gran dvca di Toscana, e Vittoria principessa d'Vrbino

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Description
The festivities included an opera, "Le nozze degli dei" (q.v.) and a horse ballet arranged by Agniolo Ricci (cf. p. 50.). Illustrations: etched arms on t.p. and large etching by Stefano della Bella showing two views of the horse ballet and many of its figures.
Names
Bardi, Giovanni de’, conte di Vernio (1534-1612) (Author)
Ricci, Agniolo (Choreographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1637
Place: Fiorenza
Publisher: Per Zanobi Pignoni
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ital. 1637
Topics
Ferdinando II, Grand-Duke of Tuscany, 1610-1670
Vittoria, Grand Duchess, consort of Ferdinando II, Grand-Duke of Tuscany, 1622-1694
Dance festivals -- Italy -- Florence
Festival books -- Italy -- 17th century
Horse ballets
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Vinet: Bibliographie...des beaux-arts, 611. Ruggieri: Catalogue, 1873, no. 796. Baudi di Vesme: Peintre-graveur italien, 50.
Physical Description
Extent: 55 p. fold. plate. 21 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12282710
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dfe8f610-c602-012f-4bc3-58d385a7bc34
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