Requires Photography

La música

1779
Engraved by Manuel Salvador Carmona (Spanish, 1734–1820), Engraved by Joaquin Ballester (Spanish, 1740–1808), Engraved by Fernando Selma (Spanish, 1752–1810), After Gregorio Ferro (Spanish, 1742–1812), Author Tomás de Yriarte (Spanish, 1750–1791)


Place of Publication: Madrid, Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 15.3 x 2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2355

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Madrid: Imprenta Real de la Gazeta, 1779) Quarto; 94 leaves, plus [6] plates; contemporary gilt-stamped brown marbled calf.

Illustrations to poem with musical themes.


Madrid: Imprenta Real de la Gazeta, 1779

Provenance

Inscription on title "Varnhagen"; acquired in 1919 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent