THE PAINTERS VOYAGE OF ITALY. IN WHICH ALL THE FAMOUS PAINTINGS OF THE MOST EMINENT MASTERS ARE PARTICULARISED, AS THEY ARE PRESERVED IN THE SEVERAL CITIES OF ITALY. [PLATES]

By: Barri, Giacomo, Ca. 1630- Ca. 1690.

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Engravings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; [16], 159, [1] pages; The painters voyage of Italy in which all the famous paintings of the most eminent masters are particularized, as they are preserved in the several cities of Italy. Chiefly relating to their altar-pieces, and such other paintings as are ornamental in their churches. And also, many choice pictures, kept as jewels, in the palaces of particular persons. Whereunto is added that excellent collection of Signor Septale, in his closet at Milan . . . Englished by W. L. , of Lincoln's Inne, Gent. . Etched allegorical frontispiece and 5 portraits of artists; engraved map of Italy. [16], 159, [1] pages, including initial leaf of binder's directions and license leaf. 8vo, remboîtage of later 18th-century tree calf covers shortened to size, rebacked, endpapers renewed; contents toned, upper margins trimmed entering some headlines, light soiling and minor stains on title, large ink blot on page 117 offsetting onto facing plate, light marginal dampstaining toward end. 18cm. First edition in english of the author's 1671 Viaggio Pittoresco d'Italia. Pine-Coffin 671; Wing B916. Plates.

Title: THE PAINTERS VOYAGE OF ITALY. IN WHICH ALL THE FAMOUS PAINTINGS OF THE MOST EMINENT MASTERS ARE PARTICULARISED, AS THEY ARE PRESERVED IN THE SEVERAL CITIES OF ITALY. [PLATES]

Author Name: Barri, Giacomo, Ca. 1630- Ca. 1690.

Categories: 17th Century,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Tho. Flesher,: 1679

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 33049