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Sep 18, 2022 Hey, Wilhelm, 1789-1854; Speckter, Otto, 1807-1871
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Topic: Children's poetry, German
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Sep 18, 2022 Percier, Charles, 1764-1838
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[1] leaf, [70] leaves of plates : 31 cm
Topics: Interior decoration -- France, Decoration and ornament -- France -- Empire style, Furniture --...
The Photography Incunabula Collection at the Getty Research Institute
Sep 18, 2022 Eyre & Spottiswoode, printer
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Signatures: [A]⁸ B-4A⁸ 4B⁴
Topic: Bible
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Sep 18, 2022 Gilbert
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Title from cover
Topic: Drawing
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Sep 18, 2022 Tymms, W. R. (William Robert); Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877
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Illustrated t.p. and plates in colors
Topics: Illumination of books and manuscripts, Alphabet, Initials
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Sep 17, 2022 Helwig, Joseph
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[21] leaves : 24 x 33 cm
Topics: Calligraphy -- Early works to 1800, Penmanship -- Early works to 1800
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Sep 17, 2022 Manufacture de M. Viard Veuve Lemaître
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Title supplied by cataloger
Topics: Manufacture de M. Viard Veuve Lemaître, Textile fabrics, Textile printing
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Sep 16, 2022 Hasté, Michel, fl. 1676-1693; Poilly, François de, 1623-1693
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Title supplied by cataloger
Topics: Architectural ironwork, Ironwork, Baroque
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Sep 16, 2022 Mansart, Jules Hardouin, 1645 or 1646-1708; Le Pautre, Pierre, d. 1715; Langlois, Nicolas, 1640-1703
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Plate 5 bound before plate 4
Topics: Doorways, Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Decoration and ornament, Baroque
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Sloan candidate
Topics: Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli, Art museums, Art
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Aug 18, 2022 Sanguineti, A; C. Waaser & Bougleux (Firm)
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31 leaves : 25 x 32 cm
Topics: Fretwork, Decoration and ornament -- Victorian style
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Aug 18, 2022 Taguchi, Tomoki
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Title from title piece
Topic: Decoration and ornament
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Aug 18, 2022 Campi, Bice
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[6] leaves : 31 cm
Topics: Calligraphy -- Italy, Alphabets, Penmanship
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Aug 17, 2022 Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques, active 1549-1584; Mariette, Pierre, 1634-1716
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40 small engravings of designs for balustrades or friezes, printed as pairs on octavo-size paper and mounted on boards
Topics: Architecture, Architectural ironwork, Decoration and ornament
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Aug 17, 2022 Bland, John, 1702-1750
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25 copper engraved plates of calligraphy specimens
Topics: Penmanship, Copybooks
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Aug 16, 2022 Galle, Philippe, 1537-1612; Kiel, Cornelis, 1528-1607; Galle, Théodore, 1571-1633
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Engraved title-page and dedication page; 43 symbolic and emblematic copperplate engravings
Topic: Emblems
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Jul 19, 2022 Union centrale des arts décoratifs (Paris, France); Musée du Louvre; École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France)
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Caption title
Topics: Union centrale des arts décoratifs (Paris, France), Musée du Louvre, École nationale supérieure...
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Jul 18, 2022
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20 postcards (accordion folded) : 9 x 14 cm
Topics: Postcards -- Germany -- Heidelberg -- Specimens, Heidelberg (Germany) -- Pictorial works
124 leaves of prints : in bound vol. 37 x 26 cm
Topics: Elijah (Biblical prophet) -- Art, De' Pazzi, Maria Maddalena, Saint, 1566-1607 -- Art, Albert,...
1 v. (unfoliated) ; 29 cm
Topics: Architecture -- France -- Paris Region -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800, Architecture --...
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Jul 16, 2022 Passe, Crispijn van de, d. 1670
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Engravings of fish and other sea creatures, labelled with their names in Latin. Also included are representations of Neptune, mermaid, merman
Topic: Fishes
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Cataloging based on imperfect copy: lacks title-page, and possibly some of the preliminaries
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Heraldry, Ornamental, Heraldry, Sacred
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Jun 17, 2022
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Final page blank
Topic: Silk industry
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Jun 16, 2022 Cottart, Pierre, active 1650-1686; Langlois, Nicolas, 1640-1703
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Bound with: Portes à placard et lambris / Jules Hardouin Mansard (Paris : N. Langlois, 16--) -- Portes en placard / Jean Marot (Paris, 17--)
Topics: Paneling, Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Decoration and ornament, Baroque
First ed. of the collection called "Le petit Marot." Plates lack numbers that were added by Mariette for his 2nd ed. of ca. 1738. The 1st ed. was issued a number of times, probably beginning within Marot's lifetime. It contained from 112 to 115 plates, sometimes more. For all, see Mauban
Topics: Architecture, Architecture -- France -- Paris Region -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800,...
"Publié et dess[in]é par Vor. Quétin"--Plate captions
Topic: Furniture
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Apr 19, 2022 Weyden, Rogier van der, 1399 or 1400-1464
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Captions in English, French and German
Topics: Weyden, Rogier van der, 1399 or 1400-1464, Weyden, Rogier van der, 1399 or 1400-1464
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Apr 19, 2022 Meier-Graefe, Julius, 1867-1935; Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863
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Author's name at head of title
Topic: Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863
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Apr 19, 2022 Anderson, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
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Sloan candidate
Topics: Indians -- Antiquities, America -- Discovery and exploration
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Apr 19, 2022 Memling, Hans, 1430?-1494
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Letterpress in French, Dutch, English, German and Spanish
Topic: Memling, Hans, 1430?-1494
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Consists of 20 paper samples
Topics: Japan Paper Company, Paper, Paper, Handmade
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Apr 18, 2022 Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832
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86 p., [10] leaves of plates : 34 cm
Topics: Epic poetry, German, Love poetry, German
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Apr 18, 2022 Hareux, Ernest, 1847-1909
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Part 3 is published by P. Gay Editeur
Topic: Painting
17 p. ; 21 cm
Topics: Italian drama -- History and criticism, Theater -- Italy -- History
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Apr 18, 2022
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pages 41-96 ; 20 cm
Topics: Correggio, 1489?-1534, Correggio, 1489?-1534
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Apr 18, 2022 Hareux, Ernest, 1847-1909
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Part 3 is published by P. Gay Editeur
Topic: Painting
Sometimes attributed to Carlo Goldoni
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Apr 18, 2022 Algarotti, Francesco, conte, 1712-1764
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164 p. :
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55 p. ; 20 cm
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Sloan candidate
Topics: Museo nazionale di Napoli, Art museums, Art, Italy
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Library's copy lacks cover
Topic: Map collections
348, 10 pages ; 28 cm
Topics: Colors, Colors
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Apr 18, 2022 Hareux, Ernest, 1847-1909
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Part 3 is published by P. Gay Editeur
Topic: Painting
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Apr 17, 2022 Carracci, Agostino, 1557-1602; Baron, Jean, d. 1660; Piola, Domenico, 1627-1703; Rossi, Giovanni Domenico de, 1619-1653
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First leaf is engraved title, followed by plates numbered 2-24. According to Indice delle stampe de' Rossi, the 2 unnumbered plates depicting bearded old men which follow were included in the collection by chance and are not relevant to its theme (plate [25] signed D.P. for Domenico Piola). The 4 remaining unnumbered plates are relevant studies of anatomy (no. [28] signed by Jean Baron), though the Indice mentions only 3
Topics: Anatomy, Artistic, Drawing
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Apr 17, 2022 Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
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Bound in old marbled paper-covered boards; title in ink on spine
Topics: Cinna, Gnaeus Cornelius, Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
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Apr 17, 2022 Nanni, Fabrizio
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Bound in old decorated paper wrappers; title in ink on spine; edges sprinkled red
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Apr 17, 2022
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Caption title
Topics: Mary Magdalene, Saint, Oratorios
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Apr 17, 2022 Metastasio, Pietro, 1698-1782
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Library's copy imperfect: all before p. 3 wanting, including the t.p. Title is caption title. The copy has been disbound from a larger vol. Of the leaves that are present, the first 3 are signed Aij-Aiiij
Topic: Graces, The
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Apr 17, 2022 Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773; Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684. Plays; Baquoy, Jean Charles, 1721-1777; Flipart, Jean Jacques, 1719-1782; Le Mire, Noël, 1724-1801; Lempereur, Louis Simon, 1728-1807; Longueil, Joseph de, 1730-1792; Prévost, Benoît Louis, approximately 1735-1804?; Radigues, A
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Gravelot's 34 ill. are all represented by impressions avec la lettre, all but three additionally in 1 or 2 earlier states
Topic: Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
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Apr 17, 2022 Fagiuoli, Giovan Battista, 1660-1742
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Bound in old decorated paper wrappers; title in ink on spine; marbled edges
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Apr 17, 2022 Racine, Jean, 1639-1699; Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
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Bound in modern white paper-covered boards; gilt title on spine; former owner's annotations on front free-endpaper
Topic: Racine, Jean, 1639-1699
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Apr 17, 2022 Costantini, Angelo, -1729 or 1730
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28 p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Topics: Fiorilli, Tiberio, 1608-1694, Comedians -- Italy -- Fiction, Actors -- Italy -- Fiction
[2], 429, [7], 445-480 p., [16] leaves of plates : 16 cm (8vo)
Topic: Catholic Church -- Austria -- Prayers and devotions
Leaf 23 repeated in numbering
Topic: Augustinians
96 p. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Bound in decorated stiff paper wrappers
Topic: Guglielma, 1210-1281
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Apr 16, 2022 Carracci, Agostino, 1557-1602; Ciamberlano, Luca, fl. 1599-1641; Brizio, Francesco, ca. 1574-1623; Cartaro, Mario, ca. 1540-1620; Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564
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First leaf is engraved title
Topics: Figure drawing, Drawing, Anatomy, Artistic
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Apr 15, 2022 Trinci, Mariano
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Bound in old green paper-covered boards; gilt title on front board; library stamps ("Raccolta Trivulziana") throughout the book
Title in oval reserve of the allegorical engraved frame, Philippe Galle's name as printer in rectangular reserve below it, 8 lines of Latin verse at foot. The 14 prints that follow comprise 7 female allegories representing the Virtues but only 6 Vices, Lust apparently being omitted (or wanting). The images incorporate the name of the Virtue or Vice represented, and have 2 lines of Latin at foot. The 14th print depicts the Last Judgment
Topics: Virtues in art, Vices in art
Sloan candidate
Topics: Art -- Peru, Peru -- Antiquities
Catalog of objects from the collection of Carlo Gnecchi
Topics: Gnecchi, Carlo, Art
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Mar 19, 2022 Malinovsky, Constantino
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Topics: Indian art -- Peru, Peru -- Antiquities
Facsimile of a copy annotated with prices. Originally published: [London] : Catalogues to be had of ... Mr. Dodsley's, Pall Mall ; Mr. Robson's, Bond-street ; Mr. Walter's, Charing Cross ; Mr. Brotherton's and Sewell's, Cornhill ; Mr. Owen's, Temple bar ; and at the place of sale, [1772]
Topics: Beighton, Thomas, 1703?-1772?, Private libraries, Rare books
47 p. ; 16 cm
Topics: Italian drama -- History and criticism, Theater -- Italy -- History
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Mar 18, 2022 Bon, Francesco Augusto, 1788-1858
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Library's copy bound with: Così faceva mio padre / di F.A. Bon. Milano : Carlo Barbini, 1870. (2565-352)
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Mar 18, 2022 Santorsola, Giuseppe
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Mar 17, 2022 Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
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Bound in old marbled paper-covered boards; title in ink on spine; sprinkled edges
Topic: Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684
p. [147]-220 ; 16 cm. (12mo)
Topics: Tragedy -- History and criticism, Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects
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Mar 16, 2022 Bosboom, Simon, 1614-1670; Scamozzi, Vincenzo, 1552-1616. Idea della architettura universale. Libro 6
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Engraved t.p. includes port. of Bosboom. Most plates derive from Scamozzi's Idea della architettura, book 6; see Fowler. Plates 54 and 55 depict interiors of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome. Plates 52 and 53 depict a church designed by Bosboom; see Fowler. Decorated initials, large tail-piece
Topics: Architecture, Columns
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Mar 16, 2022 Pierretz, Antoine, le jeune, fl. 1666; Poilly, François de, 1623-1693
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Plates depict grilles, railings, door knockers, key handles, lock plates, andirons. They are signed: F. Poilly ex
Topics: Architectural ironwork, Ironwork, Baroque
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Feb 17, 2022 Le Bouteux, Michel, 18th cent; Mariette, Jean, 1660-1742. CMalG
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Engraved throughout
Topics: Gardens, Parks, Landscape architecture
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Feb 17, 2022 Le Bouteux, Michel, 18th cent; Mariette, Jean, 1660-1742. CMalG
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Engraved throughout
Topics: Gardens, Parks, Landscape architecture
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1 online resource (69, 25 pages) :
Topics: Afghan Wars -- Photography -- Exhibitions, Photography -- Afghanistan -- History -- 19th century --...
Typescript transcription of a pamphlet originally published ca. 1835
Topics: St. James Gallery (London, England), Painting
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Sep 18, 2021 Bettòli, Parmenio, 1835-1907
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48 p. ; 17 cm