Raccolta di varie stampe a chiaroscuro, tratte dai disegni originali di Francesco Mazzuola, detto il Parmigianino, e de altri insigni autori...parte prima [-seconda]
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
Brunet V, 1523; [Zanetti woodcuts] Bartsch 1-71; [Tiepolo etchings] De Vesme 3-12, Ricci 29-38
Overall: 44.4 x 30.5 x 3.5 cm (17 1/2 x 12 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 71 chiaroscuro woodcuts, 18 engravings, and 12 etchings
Not On View
(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]
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.
Gift of Dr. Charles E. Clark