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Opera di Dante Alighieri, Vols. I-IV

Author:
Written by Dante Alighieri (Italian, Florence ca. 1265–1321 Ravenna)
Draftsman:
Illustrations drawn by Francesco Fontebasso (Italian, Venice 1707–1769 Venice)
Draftsman:
Illustrations drawn by Pietro Antonio Novelli (Italian, Venice 1729–1804 Venice)
Etcher:
Illustrations etched by Giuliano Giampiccoli (Italian, 1703–1759)
Etcher:
Illustrations etched by Giacomo Leonardis (Italian, 1723–1794)
Draftsman:
Illustrations drawn and etched by Gaetano Gherardo Zompini (Italian, Nervesa near Treviso 1700–1778 Venice) , among others
Author:
Annotations by Pompeo Venturi
Author:
Annotations by Giovanni Antonio Volpi
Publisher:
Published by Antonio Zatta (Italian) , Venice
Published in:
Venice
Date:
1757–58
Medium:
Printed book with intaglio illustrations.
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.596(1-5)
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Divina Commedia

See: Morazzoni 1943, p. 225; Lanckoronska 1950, no. 82; Venice 1955, no. 5
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