Esequie del serenissimo principe Francesco : celebrate in Fiorenza dal serenissimo Ferdinando II, granduca di Toscana, suo fratello, nellinsigne collegiata di S. Lorenzo, il di` 30 dagosto 1634 / descritte da Andrea Cavalcanti.
Cavalcanti, Andrea, 1610-1672.
In Fiorenza : Per Gio. Batista Landini, MDCXXXIV 
52 p.,  leaves of plates (one folded) : ill., port. ; 21 cm. (4to)
No. 1 of 2 works bound together. Partial ms. note on p. 51. Description of funeral of Francesco de' Medici, held by his brother Ferdinando II, in Florence. Illustrations: 10 etchings by Stefano della Bella comprising port. of Francesco, large view of church interior with catafalque, and 8 emblems with Latin mottos on shields with skulls & bones which formed part of the decoration of the church. The church view is signed: Stef. della bella Fe. The church view also bears Alfonso Paragi's signature as draughtsman. Includes errata, p. 52. Printer's mark on t.p. (3 fish), incorporating the initials G.B.L. Two decorated initials. Signatures: A-F⁴G².
Ten etchings by Stefano della Bella describing the funeral of Francesco de Medici, held by his brother Ferdinando II, in Florence.
Eseqvie del serenissimo principe Francesco
Funeral rites and ceremonies--Italy--Florence--Early works to 1800.
Della Bella, Stefano, 1610-1664. Medici, Francesco de',--1614-1634--Death and burial. Parigi, Alfonso, d. 1656.
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Italian Festivals 63
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Praz, M. 17th-century imagery (2nd ed.), p. 302 Vesme, A. de. Peintre-graveur italien, Della Bella 36, 74, 971-978 Watanabe-O'Kelly & Simon. Festivals and ceremonies, 1280
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