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[Classical Scenes after Princess Elizabeth] This Work is By Permission Dedicated to her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen.
[Classical Scenes after Princess Elizabeth] This Work is By Permission Dedicated to her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen. By Her Majesty's Most Dutiful most Grateful & Most Humble Subject H.D. Thielcke.
Published Dec.r 1.st 1816 by H. Thielcke, Queens House.
Oblong folio, original blue wrappers, engraved dedication and six stipple plates, tissue guards, stitched on left edge, one plate marked 'proof', two plates watermarked 'J Whatman 1816', very large margins. In ink on front wrapper Major G. Taylor £1.11.6 Wrappers worn, dedication stained in edges.
An album of classical scenes after Princess Elizabeth (1770-1840), the seventh child George III and Queen Charlotte, published by Henry Daniel Thielke at what became Buckingham Palace. It was one of several works by Elizabeth to be published in aid of charities.
See BM 1873,0809.1417 for the dedication.
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[Set of 12 numbered rustic scenes etched by Francesco Londonio.]
[Set of 12 numbered rustic scenes etched by Francesco Londonio.]
[n.d., c.1770.]
12 etched plates, largest 340 x 430mm (13¼ x 17"), stitched on left edge, very large margins. Slight damp stains and spotting in margins throughout, front plate with surface soiling.
A rare complete set of 12 etchings of rustic scenes after various artists, dedicated to Count Carlo Firmian.
BM S.76-87, ''The series is undated, but the date is determined by Count Firman's appointment as minister in 1759 and his death in 1782'.'
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Varie pitture a fresco de' principali maestri Veneziani
Varie pitture a fresco de' principali maestri Veneziani Ora La Prima volta con le stampe pubblicate.
[Antonio Maria Zannetti the younger.]
In Venezia MDCCLX [1760, but c.1778].
Large folio, disbound; pp. xii + [i] [memoria], engr. title, frontispiece portrait, 26 numbered plates, as called for. Large paper copy. Wear to edges, title stained.
A complete example of Zannetti's ''Frescoes by the most important Venetian Masters'', illustrating the remains of frescoes on the facades of buildings in Venice attributed to Giorgione, Titian, Tintoretto, Zelotti and Veronese. Antonio Maria Zanetti the younger (1706-78) was librarian of the Biblioteca Marciana, the library of S Marco, Venice. The inclusion of the 'Memoria' indicates this is a posthumous edition.
Ex: Collection of Edward Croft Murray, Ex Keeper of Prints & Drawings at British Museum.
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