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Amore ed ossequio di Messina in solennizzare l'acclamazione di Filippo Quinto Borbone gran monarca delle Spagne e delle due Sicilie

1701
Illustrated by Filippo Juvarra (Italian, 1678–1736), Author Nicolo Maria Sclavo (Italian, born in 1656), Printer Vincenzo d' Amico (Italian, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Messina, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 15.5 x 1.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1027

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with nine etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Messina: Vincenzo d’Amico, 1701) Quarto; 34 leaves, plus nine plates (most folding); gilt-stamped red paper wrappers (rebound; in rust cloth box).

Allegorical frontispiece with portrait of king; illustrations of ceremonial decorations, processions, etc.


Messina: Vincenzo d’Amico, 1701

Provenance

William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, September 22, 1965.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund