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De anima brutorum commentaria

Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 18th century, Author Francesco Maria Soldini (Italian, 18th century), Printer Gaetano Cambiagi (Italian, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 427


Overall: 22.5 x 15.3 x 3 cm (8 7/8 x 6 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 16 etchings printed in blue and orange-brown

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: Gaetano Cambiagi, 1776) Octavo; 138 leaves; modern half tan calf, brown pastepaper boards

Illustrations of animals, real and fanciful; decorative initials, all printed in either blue or orange-brown; the title is printed in both blue and brown

Florence: Gaetano Cambiagi, 1776


Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow