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Godby, James, 1767–1949
Italian scenery : representing the manners, customs, and amusements of the different states of Italy / containing thirty-two coloured engravings by James Godby, from original drawings by P. van Lerberghi ; the narrative by M. Buonaiuti.
London : Printed for T. MʻLean by Howlett and Brimmer, 1823.
Physical Description:
[74] p, [33] leaves of plates : ill., music ; 39 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DG449 .G63 1823+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 169
BEIN 2005 Folio 151: Imperfect: plates XI and XVIII wanting.
Text in English and French.
A larger edition of this title was originally published by Orme in 1806. (Abbey, Travel 164).
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary gilt-tooled green morocco.
Subject Terms:
Costume -- Italy.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1823.
Italy -- Pictorial works.
Italy -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
McLean, Thomas -- Publisher.
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1823.
Hand-colored illustrations.
Buonaiuti, S. (Serafino)
Lerberghi, P. van., ill.

  • The Lazzaronis
  • Dance of the Lazzaroni children
  • Neopolitans eating macaroni
  • The fishmonger
  • A Callessino, or Hackney Chaise
  • Dance of the Tarantella
  • Playing at the Ring
  • Washing-place at Torre del Greco
  • Country eating house
  • Hermitage of Capua
  • Fountain of Capua
  • Interior of a House at Fondi
  • The Roman family and the Temple of Minerva Medica
  • The Fish Market at Rome, and Portico of Octavia
  • The Game of Bumble-Puppy, and the Temple of Vesta
  • Street Singers
  • Protestant Church-yard at Rome, with the Pyramid of Caius Cestius
  • A Fountain near Rome
  • The Capuchin
  • A direction post in the highway near Rome
  • Confessional of Albano
  • The Vintage
  • The Temple of Hercules at Cori
  • The Game of Mora
  • A Piedmontese Dance
  • The Fountain of Mosso
  • The Travelling Tinker
  • The Catechism
  • The Miners of Frisante
  • A Country Inn in Piedmont
  • The Young Savoyard's Departure
  • The Young Savoyard's Return.

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