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Beatae Mariae Virginis Officium

Designer:
Plates designed by Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (Italian, Venice 1682–1754 Venice)
Engraver:
Illustrations engraved by Marco Alvise Pitteri (Italian, Venice 1702–1786 Venice)
Engraver:
Text engraved by Angela Baroni (Italian, 18th century)
Publisher:
Published by Giambattista Pasquali (active 1730–90)
Date:
1740
Medium:
Engraved text and engraved illustrations.
Dimensions:
5 1/8 x 3 3/8 in. (13 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.50.104
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

See Rava 136-73; see Morazzoni 1943, p. 215; Mauroner, pl. 5(d); see Lanckoronska 1950, no. 170; see Venice 1955, no. 56; see London-Washington 1994-95, no. 86
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