Auction 487 / Lot n° 34

MORIGIA, Paolo (1525-1604) - Historia dell'antichità di Milano, divisa in quattro libri. Venice: Guerra, 1592. First edition of this work about Milan, its foundation and history. Some chapters are dedicated to the writers and poets which have published works in Milan and others to painters and sculptures. 4to (216 x 160mm). Printer's device on title, full-page portrait on c. a6v and k6v, woodcut initials and headpieces (without final blank, some light marginal waterstaining at end and occasionally in text, some creasing to top margin in center). Modern vellum, manuscript title on spine, preserved in a modern marbled paper case. Provenance: ownership inscription on title.

Auction: 22 September 2020 at 10:30

Estimate € 300 - 500

Sold € 600