Gabinetto armonico pieno d'istromenti sonori
Engraved by Arnold van Westerhout (Flemish (worked in Italy), 1651–1729), Engraved by Giovanni Battista Sintes (Italian, about 1680–about 1760), After Stefano Spargioni (Italian, died in 1724), Author Filippo Buonanni (Italian, 1638–1725), Printer Giorgio Placho (Italian, 18th century)
Place of Publication: Rome, Italy
Brunet I, 1086
Overall: 24.5 x 18.8 x 3.5 cm (9 5/8 x 7 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 151 engravings
Not On View
(Rome: Giorgio Placho, 1722) Quarto; 99 leaves, plus frontispiece and 150 [of 152] plates; modern half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (brown cloth box).
Illustrations of different types of musical instruments from various parts of the world.
Rome: Giorgio Placho, 1722
Albert Spalding (1888-1953, violinist), according to donors; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, June 24, 1987.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow