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Architecture Moderne de la Sicile, ou Recueil des Plus Beaux Monumens Religieux, et des Édifices Publics et Particuliers les Plus Remarquables de la Sicile

Author:
J. J. Hittorff (German, Cologne 1792–1867 Paris)
Author:
L. Zanth (German, Breslau 1796–1857 Stuttgart)
Dedicatee:
Jean François Joseph Lecointe (French, Abbeville 1783–1858 Versailles)
Publisher:
J. J. Hittorff (German, Cologne 1792–1867 Paris)
Printer:
Paul Renouard
Engraver:
Emile-Edmond Ollivier (French, Versailles 1800–1864 Paris)
Engraver:
Louis-Marie Normand (French, Paris 1789–1874 Paris)
Engraver:
Thièrry (French, active 19th century)
Engraver:
August Hibon (French, 1780–1857)
Engraver:
Charles-Bonaparte Marlier (French, St. Fargeau 1798–1852 Paris)
Etcher:
Thomas Shotter Boys (British, Pentonville 1803–1874 London)
Engraver:
Jean-Baptiste Bigant (French)
Engraver:
Alexandre Giboy (French)
Engraver:
Jean Nicolas Adam (French, Paris 1786–ca. 1840 Paris)
Etcher:
Victor André Texier (French, La Rochelle 1777–1864 Paris)
Engraver:
Millet (French)
Engraver:
Melchior Péronard (French)
Engraver:
Michel Olivier Lebas (French, Paris 1783–1843 Paris)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1835
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving, etching
Dimensions:
Overall: 22 3/4 x 17 1/16 x 1 1/4 in. (57.8 x 43.3 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.595.23
Not on view
Modern Architecture of Sicily, or a Collection of the Most Beautiful Religious Monuments, and of Public, Unique, and Most Remarkable Edifices of Sicily

Inscription: On verso of front fly-leaf, hand-written in graphite by Harvey Smith (it is presumed to be his hand-writing), "Double page/ Plate 67 out of place/ moved to follow pl. 61"

Marking: Half-title and title pages are both stamped with A.F. Savette
Harvey Smith; Donor: Harvey Smith
Univ.Cat. I.841;
RIBA 486;
Schneider I. 117ff, II.373;
B.N. Fond. Fr. Après 1800: II.445.18, X.392.25 and others seen engravers
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