book of prints;
- Museum number
"Fragments choisis dans les Peintures et les Tableaux les plus intéressans des Palais et des Eglises de l'Italie. Premiere Suite [& Second Suite]" (Rome)[1770-1772]; containing 60 prints by the Abbé de Saint-Non after drawings by Hubert Robert and Fragonard of sculptures, frescos etc. in Italy, including 39 prints bound after title sheet to the first suite, followed by 19 prints bound after the title sheet to the second suite. Bound in eighteenth-century marbled boards.
Etchings and aquatint
- Production date
Height: 147 millimetres
Height: 205 millimetres
Height: 256 millimetres
Width: 191 millimetres (approx. sheet size of each page)
Width: 202 millimetres (platemark of title sheet for second series)
Width: 145 millimetres (platemark of title sheet for the first series)
- Curator's comments
- See Antony Griffiths, "Notes on Early Aquatint in England and France," Print Quarterly, iv (1987), pp. 259-260.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Fragments choisis
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Bookplate of John Drake (dragon in a sheild hanging from swag).
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number