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La perfezione religiosa: canti IX per la solenne vestizione nel monistero di S. Benedetto in Padova delle nobili signore contesse Orsola e Cecilia sorelle Santonini

1763
Engraver Antonio Baratti (Italian, 1724–1787), Engraver Carolus Calcinotto, Engraver Giuliano Zuliani (Italian, about 1730–about 1814), After Gaspare Diziani (Italian, 1689–1767), After Pietro Antonio Novelli (Italian, 1729–1804), After Francesco Zanoni (Italian, died in 1782), After Francesco Zuccarelli (Italian, 1702–1788), After Natalis Brigonzi (Italian), After Antonius Vicentini (Italian), After Giovanni Battista Mengardi (Italian, 1738–1796), Author Giuseppe Bartoli (Italian, 1717–1788), Printer Conzatti (Italian, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Padua, Italy

Dimensions

40.4 x 27.1 x 3.3 cm (15 7/8 x 10 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.58

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 40 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Padua: Conzatti, 1763) Large quarto; 92 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf (brown cloth box). BOUND with Bartoli, Le medaglie del museo di sua maestà (63.58.2).

Religious-themed illustrations to poems; portraits of dedicatee and Santonini sisters


Padua: Conzatti, 1763

Provenance

Biblioteca Scati-Grimaldi [Shelf C; prado 24]; Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, 1963.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow