Observations upon the Antiquities of the Town of Herculaneum, Discovered at the Foot of Mount Vesuvius.
Illustrated by Jérôme Charles Bellicard (French, 1726–1786), Author Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Publisher D. Wilson (English, died in 1777), Publisher Thomas Durham (English, 18th century)
Place of Publication: London, England
ESTC (RLIN): T101272
Overall: 19.5 x 13.5 x 3.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 42 etchings
Not On View
(London: D. Wilson and T. Durham, 1753-1756) Octavo; 124 leaves, plus [second section] 24 leaves, plus 42 plates; early brown calf (rebacked).
Illustrations and plans of Herculaneum, including building plans, sculptures, and paintings
London: D. Wilson and T. Durham, 1753-1756
Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints, MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.
Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler