SOPRANI, Raffaele (1612-1672) - Le vite de pittori, scoltori, et architetti genovesi. Genoa: Giovan Battista Tiboldi, 1674. First edition complete with all the plates of this important work on the history of art with numerous portraits within baroque borders. 4to (232 x 173mm). Engraved frontispiece, title in red and black, woodcut headpieces and initials, 25 engraved portraits within woodcut border (title restored). Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on spine and first panel. Provenance: Conte della Chiesa d'Isasca (ex libris).

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