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Bartolozzi, Francesco, 1727–1815

Poesie nella partenza dell'eccellentissimo signor Andrea da Mula dal glorioso reggimento di Chioggia.

[Venice] : [Albrizzi], [ca. 1764]
Physical Description:
[84] p. : ill. ; 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND3334 .P64 1764+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Venetian border book. Each page includes letterpress text surrounded with a different decorative border. Borders are said to be one of the last works of Bartolozzi before he left Venice for England. Fifteen of the borders are reproduced in plates 37, 39-51, and 57 of Morazzoni, Libri Illustrati Veneziana del Settecento.
Engraved title page.
Printer's name from colophon.
Pettoello, A. Libri illustrati veneziani del Settecento, p. 278
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary Venetian green paper wrappers, stamped in a pattern of green and gold. Bookplate: Michelangelo Guggenheim.
Subject Terms:
Book design -- Early works to 1800.
Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts) -- Early works to 1800.
Decoration and ornament -- Early works to 1800.
Guggenheim, Michelangelo, 1837-1914 -- Bookplate.
Poetry -- Italian -- Early works to 1800.
Engravings -- 1764.
Mula, Andrea da.
Albrizzi, Giovanni Battista, 1698-1777, printer.

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