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Sommario delle vite de’ duchi di Milano, cosi Visconti, come Sforzeschi by Scipion Barbuo (Venice: Girolamo Porro, 1574);[ bound with] Funerali antichi by Thomaso Porcacchi (Venice:Simon Galignani, 1574)
Sommario delle vite de’ duchi di Milano, cosi Visconti, come Sforzeschi by Scipion Barbuo (Venice: Girolamo Porro, 1574);[ bound with] Funerali antichi by Thomaso Porcacchi (Venice:Simon Galignani, 1574)
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1574
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Not on display
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Book With 9 Engravings Bound With Book With 25 Engravings
Dimensions:
Object: 272 x 210 x 22 mm (10 11/16 x 8 1/4 x 7/8 in.)
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Europe
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Binding: 18th century calf, gilt, some restoration to spine
Volumes in Set: 1 (two books in one binding)
Pagination:17 pp. (v.1), 109 (v.2);
Collation (if unusual): two books bound in one binding, different authors, publishers, same artist
Languages Used in Text: Italian
Provenance:Baron John Carteret of Halvnes(?) (his bookplate 1841); Audenham House, Hertfordshire (bookplate);
Exhibition History:
Remarks: First volume has nine biographies but only eight portraits. Is one missing?
Front cover partially detached..

Accession Number:
1963.30.38775.1-34
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

illustrated lives of the dukes of Milan: (v.1); illustrated account of the funeral practices of ancient peoples(v.2)