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Descrizione della raccolta di stampe di S.E. il sig. conte Jacopo Durazzo, patrizio genovese, ec. ec., esposta in una dissertazione sull'arte dell'intagio a stampa

1784
Etched by Giovanni Vitalba (Italian, 1738–1792?), After Giovanni David (Italian, 1749–1790), Author Bartolommeo Benincasa (Italian, 1745–about 1825), Printer Giambattista Bodoni (Italian, 1740–1813)


Place of Publication: Parma, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 909; Brooks, Bibliographia di edizioni Bodoniane, 263

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 22 x 1.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1416

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Parma: dalla Reale Stamperia, 1784) Quarto; 34 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.

Frontispiece portrait of collector in etching and aquatint


Parma: Reale Stamperia, 1784

Provenance

Ownership inscriptions dated 1788 ("regalo del autore a Venezia") and 1826; Thomas Gaffield, by whom given to MFA Library in 1895, transferred to Print Department, 1904.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield