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Les Chefs-D'Œuvre De La Peinture Italienne Par Paul Mantz Ouvrage Contenant Vingt Planches Chromolithographiques Exécutées Par F. Kellerhoven Trente Planches Sur Bois Et Quarante Culs-De-Lampe Et Lettres Ornées

Paul Mantz

RA Collection: Book

Record number

06/5730

Author

Imprint

Paris: Librairie De Firmin Didot Frères, Fils Et Cie Imprimeurs-Libraires De L'Institut De France 56, Rue Jacob, 56, 1870 Droits de reproduction et de traduction réservés.

Physical Description

viii, 268, [2] p., [50] pl.: illus.; 410 mm. (Folio.)

Contents

[Half-t., t.p.] - Préface - [Text and plates] - Table Des Oeuvres Reproduites - Table Des Artistes Cités - Table Des Matières.

Responsibility Note

Most plates are signed, sometimes indistinctly, by draughtsmen and engravers. Draughtsmen were Albert Duvivier, Trichon, Paquier, J. Bourgeois, J. Petot, E. Munier, A. Marie, Durand, A. Ferrari, E. Fontana, Fellmann, L. Dumont, J. Jacquet, Laguillermie, Miranda, Gerlier, Tonnac, L. Chapon, Bocourt. Engravers were A. Pontenier, J. Petot, Trichon Monvoisin, Notelin, J. Guillaume, T. Perrichon, J. Huyo(t), Bertrand, Trichon, Turcholic, Hebert, J. Ansseau, Quesnel, Roland Brunier, E. Thomas, Jules Lavee.

The twenty chromolithographs carry no signatures; but all but one carry the imprint of the lithographic printer Guillaumin.

Summary Note

The painters whose works are reproduced in the plates are listed alphabetically in the 'Table Des Oeuvres Reproduites': Andrea Del Sarto, Angelico, Bartolommeo, G. Bellini, Bordone, Botticelli, Carpaccio, A. Carrache, Cimabue, Corrège, Crivelli, Daniel De Volterra, Dominiquin, Francia, Ghirlandajo, Giotto, Gozzoli, Guido Reni, Leonardo, Filippino Lippi, Filippo Lippi, Lorenzo Di Credi, Luini, Mantegna, Michel-Ange, Pérugin, Pinturicchio, Pollaiolo, Pordenone, Raphael, Rosa, Sebastiano Del Piombo, Signorelli, Simone De Martino, Sodoma, Tintoret, Titien, Veronèse and Verrocchio.

Binding Note

19th-century green cloth, upper cover with gilt-stamped decoration, lower blind-stamped, upper cover lettered 'Les Chefs-D'Oeuvres De La Peinture Italienne Par Paul Mantz Avec 20 Chromolithographies Par F. Kellerhoven'; gilt-decorated spine lettered 'Les Chefs-D'Oeuvres De La Peinture Italienne Par Paul Mantz' and 'Firmin Didot Paris'.

Subject

Painting - Paintings - Painters - Italy - History
Art history - France - 19th century
Pictorial works - Chromolithographs - Lithographs - Colour printing - France - 19th century

Contributors