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L'Aminta, favola boschereccia

Author:
Torquato Tasso (Italian, 1544–1595)
Publisher:
Published by Antonio Zatta (Italian) , Venice
Artist:
after Pietro Antonio Novelli (Italian, Venice 1729–1804 Venice)
Published in:
Venice
Date:
1762
Dimensions:
Height: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm) Width: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Hyatt Mayor, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.667.11
Not on view
Frontispiece and title designed by Novelli and engraved by 'Famb' whose identity needs to be interpreted. 7 other engraved plates presumably also after Novelli, engraved endpieces.
Donor: A. Hyatt Mayor (American, 1901–1980)
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