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Underschidliche Prospecten welche er in dennen Landen Italiæ

Etched by Melchior Kusell (German, 1626–1683), After Johann Wilhelm Baur (German, about 1600–after 1641)

Place of Publication: Augsburg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, German, XX, p. 112, nos. 495-535 (Küsell); Meyer, III, p. 155, no. 13 (Baur)


Overall: 15.8 x 20.3 x 1.5 cm (6 1/4 x 8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etched title page and 41 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Augsburg: Melchior Küsell, 1681) Quarto; 43 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt- and blind-stamped brown calf (by J. Clarke)

Views of Italy and Spain

Augsburg: Melchior Küsell, 1681


Bookplate with initials EB; William Beckford (1759-1844); Hamilton Palace-Beckford Collection sale, London, 30 June-13 July, 1882, lot 686, bought by Bernard Quaritch, London; E.P. Goldschmidt, London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 22, 1985.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund