Auction 423 / Lot n° 607

PINELLI, Bartolomeo (1781-1835) - Nuova raccolta di cinquanta costumi pittoreschi incisi all'acqua forte. Rome: presso Nicola de Antoni e Ignazio Pavon, in piazza di Spagna n. 84, 1816. A rich collection of engravings representing customs and popular scenes of Roman life. Oblong 4to (282 x 422mm). An engraved title and 50 numbered engraved plates, on lead paper (two different watermarks), large margins (spotting, waterstaining in the lower margin, stains). Contemporary cardboard binding (lacking most of spine with only traces of leather remaining, rubbed). Provenance: paper labels probably related to ancient signatures of private libraries.

Auction: 23 May 2018 at 15:30

Estimate 300 - 500€

Sold 280€