Antonio Tempesta
Italian (1555-1630)
Return from the Hunt
Etching and engraving
9×12 IN.

Bartsch 1160; TIB 1160. From the series "Hunting Scenes VIII". Signed in plate upper right: "Antonio Tempesta Fiorentino D.D."; initialed in plate lower left: "A E"; inscribed in plate upper left: "AL MOLTO ILL.tre ET R.mo S.r ET PATRON MIO COLEND.mo IL S.r IACOMO SANNESI SECRETARIO DELLA SACRA CONSULTA". A strong, clear, early 17th century impression in fine condition aside from centerline crease and small rust stain in upper center. On laid paper trimmed just outside borderline, with borderline visible on all four sides.

$ 1,400