Torquato Tasso. a Vienne chez Artaria.
Engraving. Plate 160 x 107mm. 6¼ x 4¼". Large margins.
Torquato Tasso (1544-1595) was an Italian poet of the 16th century, best known for his poem 'La Gerusalemme liberata'. He died a few days before he was due to be crowned as the 'king of poets' by Pope Clement VIII.
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