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Ludi Nuptiales Pro Matrimonio Archiducis Ferdinandi Comitis Tyrolis Cum Anna Catharina Principe Mantuæ Et Montisferrati Anno 1582. Celebrati

Collection Data

Description
An album, with manuscript title page, of 5 water-color drawings and 102 etchings (several repeated) depicting the procession of the wedding festivities of Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria, and Anne Catharine Gonzaga. The pictures are mounted, one, two or three to a page, on 42 leaves. Each page is illuminated as a unit and has a painted line border with a panel at the top for names, in some of which printed name slips, not always appropriate are mounted. Many names are accompanied by colored coats of arms, some mounted.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1582 (Questionable)
Place: Oeniponti?
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ger. 1582++
Topics
Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria, 1529-1595
Gonzaga, Anna Juliana, 1566-1621
Processions -- Austria -- Innsbruck (Austria)
Genres
Drawings
Prints
Illuminations
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Binding, 18th century German, of red morocco, gilt.
Content: With the Liechtenstein bookplate.
Biographical/historical: After Ferdinand's death in 1595, Anne Catharine Gonzaga became a Servite nun and took the name Anna Juliana.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v. 46 x 57cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16833725
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1688e10-c61a-012f-d57d-58d385a7bc34
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