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Topics: Lucrezia, Duchess, consort of Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Modena, and Reggio, 1545-1561,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Alessandri, Innocente, b. ca. 1740; Scattaglia, Pietro; Leschi, Lodovico
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statement of responsibility: disegnati, incisi, e miniati al naturale da Innocente Alessandri e Pietro Scattaglia
Topics: Zoology, Zoology
Binding: limp vellum. Title and author written on spine. Remains of two pairs of ties at foredge
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève Livres
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151 p. : Fig. ; 30 cm
Topics: Imprimerie -- Catalogues de vente -- Ouvrages illustrés, Typographie -- Catalogues de vente --...
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, FOL V SUP 18
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève Livres
by Brévans, J. de (18..-19..)
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1 vol. (VII-324 p.) : fig. ; 18 cm
Topics: Légumes, Fruits
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, 8 S SUP 1039
Topics: Botany, Pictorial works
Topics: Botany, Pictorial works
Topics: Botany, Pictorial works
Topics: Botany, Pictorial works
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Cuvier, Georges,baron,1769-1832; Dugès, Ant.(Antoine),1797-1838; Audouin, Jean Victor,1797-1841; Blanchard, Emile,1819-1900; Deshayes, G. P.(Gérard Paul),1795-1875; Orbigny, Alcide Dessalines d',1802-1857; Doyère, L.(Louis),1811-1863; Duvernoy, G. L.(George Louis),1777-1855; Roulin, François Désiré,1796-1874; Valenciennes,M.,1794-1865
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statement of responsibility: par Georges Cuvier. Édition accompagnée de planches gravées, représentant les types de tous les genres, les caractères dístinctifs des divers groupes et les modifications de structure sur lesquelles repose cette classification; par une réunion de disciples de Cuvier, MM. Audouin, Blanchard, Deshayes, Alcide d'Orbigny, Doyère, Dugès, Duvernoy, Laurillard, Milne Edwards, Roulin et Valenciennes.
Topics: Nomenclature, Classification, Identification, Animals, Zoology, Anatomy, Comparative
Winterthur Museum Library
by D. H. & G.
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural, Metal-work--Catalogs, Brass founding.
Tomes 5-6 by Felix de Roissy
Topic: Mollusks
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Garsault, François A. de (François Alexandre), 1693-1778; Geoffroy, Etienne-François, 1672-1731
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Vol. 6: Explication abregée de ... plantes, et ... animaux ... suivant l'ordre du livre intitulé, Matiere Médicale de M. Géoffroy
Topic: Materia medica
Cornell University Library
by Geoffroy, M. (Etienne-Louis), 1725?-1810
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Topic: Insects
Getty Research Institute
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The first illustrated ed. of Giovio's Dialogo; see Praz. The oval emblematic ill. are set in a series of grotesque or strapwork ornamental rectangular borders. Printer's device on t.p. Port. of author on t.p. verso. Initials. Headpieces
Topics: Emblems, Devices (Heraldry), Mottoes
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917
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Head and tail pieces; initial letters; title vignette
Topic: Design
Cover title: Flowers conventionalized
Topic: Botanical illustration
Smithsonian Libraries
by Guilmard, Désiré, b. 1810; Cuvillier, A., lithographer; Raze, A., lithographer; D. Guilmard et Bordeaux, publisher; D. Guilmard et Bordeaux Frères, publisher; E. Maincent (Firm), publisher; Rigo Frères (Firm), printer of plates; J. Rigo et cie, printer of plates; J. Rigo Lebref et cie, printer of plates; Decan et Lebref, printer of plates; Decan (Firm), printer of plates; Jane Smith Inc. (New York, N.Y.), former owner. DSI; Exposition nationale des produits de l'industrie agricole et manufacturière (1849 : Paris, France)
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Each livraison generally contains nine plates illustrating furnishings from three types of collections, i.e. "sièges" (seat furniture), "meubles" (case furniture), and "tentures" (bed and window hangings). The publication was also issued by subscription, and subscribers could choose whether to receive the plates from all three types of collections, or only those parts they were interested in owning
Topics: Periodicals, Furniture design, Cabinetwork, Seating (Furniture), Draperies, Interior decoration
Getty Research Institute
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis
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By Pierre d'Hancarville, according to Barbier, who gives Naples ca. 1771 as probable place and date for the ed. in French only, rather than French and English. Title of present ed. has been changed from that cited by Barbier (Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis), and so is probably later
Topics: Erotic art, Gems, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman
Getty Research Institute
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis
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By Pierre d'Hancarville, according to Barbier, who gives Naples ca. 1771 as probable place and date for the ed. in French only, rather than French and English. Title of present ed. has been changed from that cited by Barbier (Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis), and so is probably later
Topics: Erotic art, Gems, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Janet, Charles, 1849-1932; Académie des sciences (France)
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Most of works noticed deal with ants, wasps, or bees
Topic: Hymenoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jatta, Giuseppe; Stazione zoologica di Napoli
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Includes index
Topics: Cephalopoda, Mollusks
First leaf is engraved title. Plates 2-29 include emblems as well as foliated monograms, plate 100 consists entirely of 15 additional emblems. The 4 letterpress pages that follow plate 29 provide brief explanations of all emblems, with mottoes, and an index to the first series of monograms
Getty Research Institute
by Lafréry, Antoine, 1512-1577; Duchet, Claude, ca. 1515-ca. 1565; Aelst, Nicolaus van, ca. 1526-1613; Nobili, Pietro de; Barlacchi, Tommaso; Salamanca, Antonio, -1562; Du Pérac, Etienne, -1604; Brambilla, Ambrogio, active approximately 1579-1599; Beatrizet, Nicolas, ca. 1515-ca. 1565
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Library's first collection contains 236 sheets including the title page, trimmed and mounted on paper, bound in five vols. ; Library's second collection contains 105 matted engravings on sheets 76 x 66.5, in three boxes with binder's title only
Topics: Architecture, Roman, Architecture, Renaissance, Sculpture, Monuments, Temples
Getty Research Institute
by Lafréry, Antoine, 1512-1577; Duchet, Claude, ca. 1515-ca. 1565; Aelst, Nicolaus van, ca. 1526-1613; Nobili, Pietro de; Barlacchi, Tommaso; Salamanca, Antonio, -1562; Du Pérac, Etienne, -1604; Brambilla, Ambrogio, active approximately 1579-1599; Beatrizet, Nicolas, ca. 1515-ca. 1565
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Library's first collection contains 236 sheets including the title page, trimmed and mounted on paper, bound in five vols. ; Library's second collection contains 105 matted engravings on sheets 76 x 66.5, in three boxes with binder's title only
Topics: Architecture, Roman, Architecture, Renaissance, Sculpture, Monuments, Temples
Getty Research Institute
by Marolles, Michel de, 1600-1681; Langlois, Jacques, fils, 17th cent
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Continuation of Marolles' catalog of 1666
Topics: Marolles, Michel de, 1600-1681, Illustrated books, Engraving, Engravers' marks
Engraved throughout
Topic: Monograms
Getty Research Institute
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Engraved t.p. The 21 full-page, foliated monograms with coronets that comprise the 1st series are intended for actual persons, who are named on p. 1 at end. The 58 plates of strap-work interlace monograms that comprise the 2nd series are engraved six to the page, their constituent letters listed on p. 2-3 at end
Topic: Monograms
Includes indexes. Forms part of the Julius S. Held Collection of Rare Books.
Topics: Italy--Description and travel--Early works to 1800, Europe--Description and travel--Early works to...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: Rare books, Incunabula, Illustrated books, Catalogs, Booksellers'
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: Rare books, Incunabula, Illustrated books, Catalogs, Booksellers'
[6], 33, [1] (blank), 27 (i.e., 26), [25], LXI [i.e., LIX], [2] (1 blank) leaves : 31 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Proportion (Art) -- Early works to 1800, Lettering -- Early works to 1800
Getty Research Institute
by Palatino, Giovanni Battista, active 16th century; Palatino, Giovanni Battista, 16th cent. Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere
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First published Rome, 1540, under title: Libro nuovo d'imparare a scrivere. Present ed. is reprint of ed. of 1566 (Rome : Heredi di Valerio & Aloigi Dorici). The woodcut t.p. of that ed. appears on A5r. Cancellaresca Romana is presented on leaves A5v-C3v. Leaves C4r to the end of the vol. are printed from blocks that appeared in early eds. For all the preceding see Bonacini
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Getty Research Institute
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Imprint from colophon, H7r
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets, Lettering
Getty Research Institute
by Paradin, Claude, active 16th century
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This ed. previously published in 1614 and 1621; see Landwehr
Topics: Devices (Heraldry) -- Early works to 1800, Emblems -- Early works to 1800
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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extracted picklist
Topic: Mollusks
Getty Research Institute
by Piranesi, Francesco, 1756-1810
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Engraved dedication dated 1776 included in plate count
Topics: Temples, Architecture, Roman
Centre d'études du 19e siècle français - Joseph Sablé - Centre for 19th Century French Studies
by Privat-Deschanel, A. (Augustin), 1821-1883; Focillon, Adolphe Jean, 1823-1890
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Topic: Science
Getty Research Institute
by Rabel, Daniel, ca. 1578-1637; Tavernier, Melchior, d. 1641
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Designs for cartouches containing landscapes, most with figures
Topics: Cartouches, Ornamental (Decorative arts), Landscape prints, French, Decoration and ornament,...
[8] p., 111 leaves, [6] p., [1] leaf of plates : 36 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Medals -- Russia -- Early works to 1800, Russia -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits -- Early works to...
Duke University Libraries, Emblem Books
by Ripa, Cesare, 1560-1645; Castellini, Giovanni Zaratino, 1570-1641
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Parts 2-3 have separate title-pages with imprint date 1624
Topic: Emblems
Duke University Libraries, Emblem Books
by Ripa, Cesare, 1560-1645; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection; Duke University. Library. Gilbert Collection
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Illustrated moral emblems, with descriptions of those depicted and of others on the same subject
Topics: Emblem books, Italian, Emblems
Getty Research Institute
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First published Rome, 1593 (reprinted Milan, 1602). This is the first illustrated ed. See Praz
Topics: Symbolism in art, Emblems
1st ed. 1593, 1st illustrated ed. 1603. See Praz
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism in art
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Temminck, C. J. (Coenraad Jacob), 1778-1858; Laugier de Chartrouse, Guillaume Michel Jerôme Meiffren, Baron, 1772-1843; Huet, Nicholas; Prêtre, J. G. (Jean Gabriel), b. 1769; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: publié par C.J. Temminck et le baron Meiffren Laugier de Chartrouse ; d'après les dessins de MM. Huet et Prêtre
Topic: Birds
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Vendrame, G
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Topics: Lettering, Alphabets
Half t.p.: L'ornementation par la plante
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Vignola, 1507-1573; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on verso of first leaf: "No. 1891 S. Tab 3..." Significant handwritten annotations in Adams's hand: translations of Italian printed text into French.
Topics: Architecture, Architecture -- Orders
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Vignola, 1507-1573; Quadri, Giovanni Lodovico, 1700-1748
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Title within architectural frame
Topics: Architecture, Architecture
Engraved t.p. Engraved ill. on p. 14 signed with a monogram consisting of A, H & a small cross; cf. Nagler, Die Monogrammisten, 663
Topic: Mechanical engineering
[8] ff., le dern. bl. ; in-8 Le dern. f., bl., [B4] mq. Cote du document : 8 F 906 INV 4181 RES (P.18)
Topic: Livres rares anciens
First leaf is engraved t.p., the rest are engravings of Roman capitals, entablatures, etc., nine of them provided with dimensions. Four are signed in the plate with the initials G.A. beneath a caltrop; one of these has the additional monogram C.R. Three have the monogram P.S., together with the date 1537
Topic: Architecture
Numbered in consecutive series ie. Sér. II onwards