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Studj di pittura gia' dissegnati da Giambatista Piazzetta

Illustrated by Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (Italian (Venetian), 1682–1754), Engraved by Marco Alvise Pitteri (Italian (Venetian), 1702–1786), Etched by Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), Publisher Giovanni Battista Albrizzi (Italian, 1698–1777), Printer Teodoro Viero (Italian, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet IV, 627; Cicognara 345


Overall: 30.5 x 42.7 x 3 cm (12 x 16 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 7 etched and engraved vignettes and initials, and 49 etched plates

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Venice: Teodoro Viero for Giovanni Battista Albrizzi, 1760) Oblong folio; 69 leaves; contemporary blind- and gilt-stamped brown calf (tan cloth box, brown calf spine).

Two versions of a series of figural studies after drawings by Piazzetta.

Venice: Teodoro Viero for Giovanni Battista Albrizzi, 1760


Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick, by whom given to MFA, November 14, 1962.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick