Raccolta di varie stampe a chiaroscuro, tratte dai disegni originali di Francesco Mazzuola, detto il Parmigianino, e de altri insigni autori...parte prima [-seconda]

1751
Woodcuts by Antonio Maria Zanetti I (Italian, 1680–1767), Engraved by Gianantonio Faldoni (Italian, 1690-1770), Engraved by Carlo Orsolini (Italian, 1710–1780), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520), After Lelio Orsi (Italian, 1511–1589), After Jacopo Bertoia (Italian, 1544–1573?), After Rosalba Giovanna Carriera (Italian (Venetian), 1675–1757), Etched by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1523; [Zanetti woodcuts] Bartsch 1-71; [Tiepolo etchings] De Vesme 3-12, Ricci 29-38

Dimensions

Overall: 44.4 x 30.5 x 3.5 cm (17 1/2 x 12 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M14240

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 71 chiaroscuro woodcuts, 18 engravings, and 12 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: Anton Maria Zanetti, 1749 [i.e., 1751]) Folio, two parts in one volume; 105 leaves; contemporary mottled brown calf with gilt-stamped Zanetti arms, brown cloth slipcase.

Reproductive chiaroscuro woodcuts and engravings after drawings by Parmigianino and others; etchings by Tiepolo


Venice: Anton Maria Zanetti, 1749 [i.e., 1751]

Provenance

William Beckford (1760-1844, inscribed by him[?] on second flyleaf "Willett April 1813"); Hamilton Palace Library sale, London, Sotheby's, 1884, at which acquired by Bernard Quaritch, London; Dr. Charles E. Clark, by whom given to MFA, December 15, 1899.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Charles E. Clark