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[Antiq[ua]r[um] statuar[um] urbis Romae] : [liber primus] / [Philippus Thomassin[us]].

By: Thomassin, Philippe, 1562-1622.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [Romae] : [Gio. Iacomo Rossi formis Romae alla Pace], [s.d.]Description: [14] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 27 x 41 cm.Other title: [Antiquarum statuarum urbis Romae liber primus].Subject(s): Sculpture, Classical -- Italy -- Rome -- Early works to 1800 | Sculpture, Classical, in art -- Early works to 1800 | Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800
List(s) this item appears in: Ashby Rare Books Collection
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Notes Date due
Printed Books British School at Rome
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L.622.1.F.1.Int.5 (Browse shelf) 1 Available Leather binding with five raised bands; inscribed decorations on front and back cover. | Ashby's annotations on the pastedown of the front cover. | Incomplete: title page lacking; includes only plates 13-50. | Bound with Palazzi di Roma de piu celebri architetti ... [42 plates of the first book]; [Giardini di Roma]; Nuova racolta di fontane che si vedano...; Nova racolta degl'obelischi et colonne antiche...; Ex gemmis et cameis...; Nova pianta del Conclave...

Statues numbered 13-50 of original edition (3 on each plate) and one plate showing Zeus et Amphion and Lacoontis; each engraving of a statue captioned in Latin with name and most with collection, principally the Borghese collection.

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