skip to main content
Resource type Show Results with: Show Results with: Search type Index

Receipt acknowledging payment for three paintings commissioned for the Principe di Massa, 1663 Aug., Bologna.

Guercino, 1591-1666.

Available at Special Collections  SPECIAL COLLECTIONS - CONTACT REFERENCE  (850655 )()

  • Title:
    Receipt acknowledging payment for three paintings commissioned for the Principe di Massa, 1663 Aug., Bologna.
  • Author/Creator: Guercino, 1591-1666.
  • Creation Date: 1663 Aug.,
  • Biographical/Historical Note: The Italian painter Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, from the town of Cento, was known by the name Il Guercino (The Squinting One).
  • Physical Desc.: 1 item (1 p.).
  • Summary: The receipt acknowledges payment by "Sr. Fantetti" per mandate of "Edoardo Pepoli" for three paintings commissioned for the Principe di Massa. The latter may be identified as Alberico Cybo Malaspina.
  • Language: Italian
  • Notes: "Io Gio: Fran.co Barbieri affermo quanto di sopra"--signed at bottom.
    "489"--numbered in upper left corner.
    Not mentioned in: Il libro dei conti del Guercino : 1629-1666 (Bologna : Nuova Alfa, 1997).
  • Form/Genre: Receipts -- Italy -- 17th century
    Financial records -- Italy -- 17th century
  • Subjects: Cybo Malaspina, Alberico, duca di Massa, -1690 -- Art patronage Pepoli, Odoardo -- Finance, Personal Guercino, 1591-1666 -- Finance, Personal Painting -- Italy -- 17th century
  • ID/Accession Number: 87-A537
    850655
  • Access/Rights: Open for use by qualified researchers.
  • OCLC Record Number: 145995254

Searching Remote Databases, Please Wait