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1535 entry of Charles V into Naples. (Naples: 1535)
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Il triomphale apparato per la entrata de la cesarea maesta in Napoli: co[n] tutte le particolarita [et] archi triomphali [et] statue antiche cosa bellissima. ([n.p.], [1535?])
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  Engraved_tp Classical style decorative portico, with the Imperial arms.
Title_page
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  Statue Outside the gate of Capuana, on top of two columns. Siren Parthenope with a lyre and Sehetho, a river god.
Statue Two other columns with colossi inside the city. The figures of Jove and Minerva.
Statue Before the church of San Lorenzo. Figure of Victory.
Statue Hercules
Statue Mars, naked.
Section Triomphi ordinati in la citta de Napoli in la entrata di S. Maesta In primis.
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  Statue Outside the church of Saint Augustine. Figure of Faith.
Statue Peleon and Jove.
Statue Janus.
Statue Figure of Fortune with a snake in a circle.
Triumphal_Arch At the entrance to the gate of Capuana. 50 "palmi" high, 90 long and 100 deep. This arch is an important part of the celebration of Charles' African victories. Its detailed description covers the next 3 pages. Complex cf. figures include Scipio, Hannibal, Alexander of Macedon, and Julius Caesar.
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  Inscription Detalis of the inscriptions on the side of the Arch facing the city.
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  Very detailed description of the triumphal arch continues: elements include an eagle, the ship Argo, Lutheran books being burnt and a crocodile.
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  Tapestry Apparently a tapestry? above the Capouana gate. A series of allegorical figures: Time, Victory, Peace, Mercy, Humanity etc.
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  Tapestry The other side of the tapestry. Depicting classical figures: Cato, Quintus Fabius, Pandora etc.
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  Procession Order of participants: including Princes of Stigliano, Salmona, and Salerno.
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Festival details

Festival:
1535 entry of Charles V into Naples.

Date:
1535

City:
Naples

Participants:
Charles V (1500-1558), King of Spain (Carlos I), Holy Roman Emperor

Dynasty:
Habsburg

Notes:
The entry followed Charles V's victories in Tunis and La Goleta.
Book details

Title:
Il triomphale apparato per la entrata de la cesarea maesta in Napoli: co[n] tutte le particolarita [et] archi triomphali [et] statue antiche cosa bellissima.

Names:
Danza, Paulo (Printer)

Published:
[n.p.], [1535?]

Shelfmark:
C.33.h.9

Format:
[8] pp. 4ยบ
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