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Numismata summorum pontificum templi Vaticani fabricam indicantia

1696


Place of Publication: Rome, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1086; Berlin 2679 (1715 ed.); Cicognara 2780

Dimensions

Overall: 36.2 x 25.5 x 5.3 cm (14 1/4 x 10 1/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.265

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 87 engravings, extra-illustrated

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Rome: Domenico Antonio Ercole, for Felice Cesaretti and Paribeni, 1696) Large quarto; 128 leaves, plus plates; contemporary vellum, tan cloth box.

Architectural elevations, sections, and details of St. Peter’s Basilica and other buildings in the Vatican, with illustrations of individual works of art within and outside the buildings


Rome: Domenico Antonio Ercole, for Felice Cesaretti and Paribeni, 1696

Provenance

Unidentified armorial bookplate; anonymous collector, by whom given to MFA, April 9, 1959.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Paul W. Etter