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4154. W. L., The painters voyage of Italy, London 1679, in 8. Nel quale si parla delle pitture e sculture delle principali città d’Italia tanto nei luoghi pubblici che privati, e singolarmente del Museo Setalla in Milano.
Scritto originalmente in italiano da Giacomo Barri pittor veneziano, e tradotto in inglese.

The painters voyage of Italy in which all the most famous paintings of the most eminent masters are particularised, as they are preserved in the several cities of Italy. Chiefly relating to their altar-pieces, and such other paintings as are ornamental in their churches. And also many choice pictures, kept as jewels, in the palaces of particular persons. Whereunto is added that excellent collection of signior Septale, in his closet at Milan. Illustrated with the heads of some of the most renowned painters / written originally in Italian by Giacomo Barri a Venetian painter ; Englished by W.L. of Lincolus-Inme, Gent

Other title(s):
Viaggio pittoresco d'Italia. English
Author:
Barri, Giacomo, approximately 1630-approximately 1690
Imprint:
London : Printed for Tho. Flesher, at the Angel and Crown in S. Pauls Church-yard, 1679.
Language:
English
Cicognara number:
4132
Note(s):
Translation of: Viaggio pittoresco d'Italia.
Added entry title(s):
Painters voyage of Italy.
Subject:
Settala, Manfredo, 1600-1680—Art collections, Painting—Italy—Early works to 1800, Painting, Italian—Early works to 1800, and Italy—Description and travel—Early works to 1800
Description:
159 p. : ill., map, ports.
DCL number:
dcl:wp1