Auction 408 / Lot n° 2383

PINELLI, Bartolomeo (1781-1835) - Nuova raccolta di cinquanta motivi pittoreschi e costumi di Roma. Rome: Lorenzo Lazzari, 1810. Rare and nice series, the second produced by the artist, depicting popular scenes of Rome, Campania, Calabria and Abruzzo. In SBN there is a copy recorded under the title "Raccolta di cinquanta motivi pittoreschi, e costumi di Roma, incisi all'acqua forte da Bartolomeo Pinelli romano" and our copy is titled "Nuova raccolta". 4to (230 x 161mm). Engraved title and 49 engraved plates numbered and signed on the plate (the final two reinforced and pasted on stronger paper). Contemporary quarter calf with gilt spine (spine lightly faded). Provenance: Roger Raffaro (book label). The lot is accompanied by an import certificate.

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate € 200 - 300

Sold € 400