Francesco Villamena, Italian, 1564/66 - 1624



Engraving on paper

Sheet: 8 × 5 9/16 in. (20.3 × 14.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Jane and W. David Dance, Class of 1940


Portfolio / Series Title

La pompa funerale fatta dall' & S.R. Cardinale Montalto nella trasposizione dell'ossa di papa Sisto il quinto scritta & dichiarata da Baldo Catani


Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


On view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Ioseph Arpinas, Inu:; signed, in plate, lower right: F. Vill'amana

Course History

History 42.01, Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies 22.01, Gender & European Society, Patrick Meehan, Spring 2024

History 96.39, Saints and Relics, Cecilia Gaposchkin, Spring 2024

Italian 1.01, Introductory Italian I, Noemi Perego, Spring 2024

Italian 11.01, Intensive Italian, Floriana Ciniglia, Spring 2024

Italian 2.01, Introductory Italian II, Floriana Ciniglia, Spring 2024

Italian 3.01, Introductory Italian III, Tania Convertini, Spring 2024

Italian 3.02, Introductory Italian III, Giorgio Alberti, Spring 2024

Exhibition History

Living with Sculpture: Presence and Power in Europe, 1400–1750, Citrin Family Gallery and Engles Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 23, 2024–March 22, 2025.


Antichita, Novara, Italy; sold to present collection, 2002.

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