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[Costumes of Vatican and Church dignitaries] [graphic].
[Italy?] : [publisher not identified], [1840?]
Physical Description:
30 pictures on 5 joined sheets : hand-colored engravings ; sheets end-to-end 11 x 229 cm, accordion folded to 11 x 8 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BX2790 .C67 1840
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 553
The office of each individual is identified, in Italian, by a caption underneath.
Title supplied by cataloger.
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original embossed red card folder. Reverse of the first panel is inscribed, in black ink, with a verse from Revelations.
30 colored engravings depicting costumes of Vatican and Church dignitaries, on a single accordion-folded strip.
Subject Terms:
Church vestments -- Catholic Church -- Pictorial works.
Clergy -- Clothing.
Costume -- Vatican City -- Pictorial works.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1840.
Accordion fold format (Binding)

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