Auction 458 / Lot n° 148

CANTU', Cesare (1804-1895) - Michele SARTORIO e Giuseppe ELENA (1801-1867) - Lombardia Pittoresca. Milan: Andrea Ubicini, 1861 [ma 1836/38-1861]. This vast and renown work on Lombardy was published in 1836-38 and this copy has the later frontispiece of 1861. 2 volumes in one, oblong folio (230 x 320mm). 200 lithographic topographical and architectural plates, as per index, including titles, a few engraved, by Giuseppe Elena (some spotting). Spine backed in contemporary calf, panel in marbled boards (light wear). Inserted are also 3 frontispieces with the earlier dates.

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:30

Estimate 1,000 - 1,500€