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

Collection Data

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.
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
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 ballet
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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12282710
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dfe8f610-c602-012f-4bc3-58d385a7bc34
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