book of prints
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"Fresco Decorations and Stuccoes of Churches and Palaces in Italy During the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries with descriptions by Lewis Gruner, K.A." (London: McLean) 1854; a series of 56 plates reproducing the decorations of palaces and churches in Rome, Mantua, Parma, Pavia, Siena and other cities, including: a frontispiece showing a view of a Loggia in the Vatican, a title-page with the text inscribed on a roundel at centre and arabesque motifs around it; a dedication to Prince Albert; a list of plates; a commentary text by L. Gruner; bound in a blue leather binding with a gilt-tooled Royal coat of arms at centre.
Etching and chromolithograph
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Height: 550 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
Width: 390 millimetres (Approx. sheet size)
- Curator's comments
- Based on the earlier publication 'Sammlung von Denkmälern und Verzierungen der Baukunst in Rom aus dem 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts' by J.G. Gutensohn.
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust.
- Not on display
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Associated Title: Fresco Decorations and Stuccoes of Churches and Palaces in Italy
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