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Raccolta Di Opere Scelte Dipinte da Tiziano Vecellio, Antonio Regillo detto il Pordenone, Giacomo Robusti detto il Tintoretto, Paolo Calliari Veronese, Dario Varotari detto il Padoanino, Li Bassani, Giacomo Palma, Giuseppe Salviati, e varj altri celebri Maestri della Scola Veneziana, che fiorirono ne' tempi posteriori. Disegnate, ed Incise in parte Da Valentino Le Febre Di Bruxelles, ed in parte Da Silvestro Manaigo, e da Andrea Zucchi Veneti

RA Collection: Book

Record number

03/2403

Imprint

Pubblicate, e per la prima volta unite al No. di 90. Da Teodoro Viero., In Venezia: nel M.DCC.LXXXVI.

Physical Description

[2] f., 90 pl. (1 fold.) (pl. 13, 37 each carry 2 prints); 721 mm. (Broadsheet).

Contents

[T.p.] - Indice delle Opere ... - [Plates].

Responsibility Note

Most plates are signed by draughtsman and engraver. The draughtsmen include Valentino le Febre, Silvestro Manaigo, Giuseppe Camerata, Gio. Batt. Tiepolo, Anzolo Trivisano, Guill. Courtois; the engravers include Valentino le Febre, Giuseppe Wagner, Gottifredo Saiter, Andrea Zucchi, Domenico. Rossetti, Car. Orsolini, Augustinus, Iseppo Baroni, Ioann. Baronius Tolosani. Plates 24, 25, 39, 64-67, 73, 74, 76, 77, 85 and 86 are unsigned.

References

Le Siecle de Titien: l'age d'or de la peinture à Venise [exhibition catalogue] (1993); The Genius of Venice 1500-1600, ed. C. Hope and J. Martineau [Royal Academy exhibition catalogue] (1983).

Summary Note

The plates show works by: 1-20. Titian; 21. G.A. Regillo 'Pordenone'; 22-48. Tintoretto; 49-65. Veronese; 66-68. F. da Ponte 'Bassano'; 69-71. Giacomo Palma; 72. P. Longo; 73. P. Fiamingo; 74. A. Vicentino; 75. F. Zuccari; 76. G. Gambarotto; 77. G. Moro; 78. Padovanino; 79-82 G. Salviati; 83. F. Solimena; 84. N. Bambini; 85. F. Albani; 86. F. Boscarati; 87. P. da Cortona; 88. P. Liberi; 89. N. Poussin; 90. P. Amalteo.

Provenance

Purchased from Francesco Sastres on 19 April 1788 for £6 16s 6d. (see Sastres' bill 'for books sent to Mr. Wilton for the Royal Academy').

Binding Note

20th-century half calf, grey cloth-covered boards; retaining earlier red morocco spine-label lettered 'Raccolta Di Opere Scelte Di Tiziano &c'; spine lettered 'R.A.'

Name as Subject

Subject

Paintings, European - Paintings, Italian - Italy - Venice - History - 16th century - 17th century
Pictorial works - Italy - 18th century

Contributors

Silvestro Manaigo, draughtsman
Antonio Zucchi ARA
Valentin Lefèvre, draughtsman, engraver
Giuseppe Camerata the elder, draughtsman
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, draughtsman
Anzolo Trivisano, draughtsman
Guillaume Courtois, draughtsman
Giuseppe Wagner, engraver
Gottifredo Saiter, engraver
Andrea Zucchi, engraver
Domenico Rossetti, engraver
Carlo Orsolini, engraver
Iseppe Baroni, engraver
Teodoro Viero, publisher
Titian, source artist
Tintoretto, source artist
Paolo Veronese, source artist