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Studj di pittura gia' dissegnati da Giambatista Piazzetta

1760
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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

62.1109

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Wick