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Guida ragionata per le antichità e per le curiosità naturali di Pozzuoli e de' luoghi circonvicini

1792
Engraved by Guglielmo Morghen (Italian, active c. 1780-1825), Engraved by Antonio Zabaglio (Italian, 1738–after 1792), Engraved by Bianchi (Italian, 18th century), Engraved by Cimarelli (Italian, 18th century), After Francis Gallme Koenig (18th century), Author Gaetano d' Ancora (Italian, 1757–1816), Printer Onofrio Zambraia (Italian, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Naples, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 262

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 14.3 x 2.6 cm (8 1/16 x 5 5/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

KBR174

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 55 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Naples: Onofrio Zambraia, 1792) Octavo; 79 leaves, plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf (rebacked).

Portrait of Empress Maria Theresa; engraved title page; vignette and initial; 50 plates of views and antiquities of Pozzuoli; final plate with illustration from the Aeneid


Naples: Onofrio Zambraia, 1792

Provenance

Sylvester R. Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler