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Storia Del Duomo Di Orvieto Dedicata Alla Santità Di Nostro Signore Pio Papa Sesto Pontefice Massimo

RA Collection: Book

Record number

04/3339

Imprint

In Roma: Presso I Lazzarini, M. DCC. XCI. Con Approvazione De' Superiori

Physical Description

[2], xiv, 394 p. ; 281 mm. (Quarto.)

Contents

[Half-t., t.p., dedic.] - [Addresses to the author] - Approvazione; Imprimatur - Prefazione - [Text] - Documenti ... - Indice Dei Documenti ... - Indice Dei Camerlenghi Della Reverenda Fabbrica - Indice Degli Artefici Principali Del Duomo - Indice Generale Dei nomi, e delle materie - Errori Correzioni.

Responsibility Note

The title-page vignette is signed as drawn and engraved by Giardoni. The work is dedicated by cardinal Paolo Francesco Antamori, bishop of Orvieto, to Pope Pius VI.

Summary Note

The book is decorated with a title-page vignette and a headpiece (p.91). To accompany this text an atlas of plates was issued, entitled, Stampe Del Duomo Di Orvieto (1791).

Provenance

Acquired between 1802 and 1821. Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1821.

Binding Note

18th-century half calf, marbled-papered boards; brown morocco spine-label lettered 'Storia Del Duom De Orvie'.

Subject

Architecture - Churches - Italy - Umbria - Orvieto - Duomo (Orvieto) - History - 14th century
Art history - Italy - 18th century

Contributors