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MARC Record view

001 $ 05/5107
003 $ UK-LoRAA
041 0 # $a ita
044 # # $a it
245 0 3 $a Le Fabbriche Principali Di Pisa Ed Alcune Vedute Della Stessa Città Intagliate Da Ranieri Grassi Incisore Pisano Con Indice E Descrizione Compendiosa Delle Tavole
260 # # $a Pisa $c MDCCCXXIX. $c [1829]
300 # # $a [1] p., [4] pl.; $c 460 mm.
505 0 # $a [T.p.] - [Plates].
508 # # $a The first three plates are signed as measured and drawn by 'Eduar. Gresy' (i.e. Edward Cresy) and G.L. Taylor, and engraved by Ranieri Grassi; the fourth, as drawn and engraved by Ranieri Grassi.
520 2 # $a Our title is from the paper cover of this publication; of which the Royal Academy holds only the paper cover and four plates, with no title-page, 'Indice' or 'Descrizione compendiosa'. The National Art Library, London, and the Biblioteca Herziana, Rome, catalogue an edition with the same title and the publication-date of 1831, having 13 pages and 24 leaves of plates. Edward Cresy and George Ledwell Taylor had toured Italy and Greece between 1817 and 1819; and shortly afterwards published their Architectural Antiquities Of Rome (1821-2), Revived architecture of Italy: palaces of Genoa (1822), and Architecture of the Middle Ages in Italy: Pisa (1829). The plates are captioned, and show: [1] Prospetto esterno del Battistero di Pisa; [2] Prospetto interno ...; [3] Campanile di Pisa in Elevazione e Spaccato; [4] Veduta interna del Campo-Santo. Taylor's sketchbook of his continental tour is preserved at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
563 # # $a 20th-century red cloth-covered boards; spine lettered 'Lasinio - Raccolta Di Pitture Antiche, 'R.A.' and '1820'. Bound with one other.
653 # # $a Architecture - Italy - Churches - Cathedrals - Baptisteries - Towers - Cemeteries - Tuscany - Pisa - Campo Santo - History
655 # 0 $a Elevations - Sections - Views - Italy - 19th century
655 # 0 $a Pictorial works - Italy - 19th century
700 1 # $a Grassi $e draughtsman $e engraver
700 1 # $a Cresy $e draughtsman