The Italian School of Design Being a Series of Fac-similes of Original Drawings, By the Most Eminent Painters and Sculptors of Italy ; with Biographical Notices of the Artists, and Observations on Their works

By: Ottley, William Young

Price: £250.00

Quantity: 1 available


folio. wanting 20 plates (pl 18,30,-37, 41,43,45,46,49,52, 53, 70,72,74,76), ex 71 ?? we have 51 including 1 double page, a few pages of the appendix torn with some losses not affecting text, tear affecting pl 33, just over edge of plate edge, damp staining pl 39, pl 42 torn and repaired, page 62 grubby margins, page 64 torn and repaired, otherwise some marginal tears, light browning and light sporadic foxing, good, near disbound, majority of contents loose, 'in' quarter calf gilt, marbled paper covered boards, spine worn and tatty top and tail, hinges rubbed, boards very worn, fair.

Title: The Italian School of Design Being a Series of Fac-similes of Original Drawings, By the Most Eminent Painters and Sculptors of Italy ; with Biographical Notices of the Artists, and Observations on Their works

Author Name: Ottley, William Young

Categories: Book Cabinet,

Publisher: London, Taylor and Hessey: 1823

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Internally

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 32793

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