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BARTOLI, Pietro Santi (1635--1700)
Museum Odescalchum, sive thesaurus antiquarum gemmarum cum imaginibus in iisdem insculptis, et ex iisdem exsculptis, quæ a serenissima Christina Svecorum regina collectæ in Museo Odescalcho adservantur, et a Petro Sancte Bartolo quondam incisæ, nunc primum in lucem proferantur. ... Tomus primus. (Tomus secundus.)
Romae, sumptibus venantii Monaldini bibliopolae. Ex typographia Sancti Ignatii. Excudebat Joannes Generosus Salomoni,, 1751. (1752.)
2 vols ; 32.5 cm. (2°)
I: [4], XLVIII, 60 p., XLIX pl.
II: XVII, [1], 133, [1] p., LIII [i.e. 55] pl. (bis & ter pl. XXXV).

Title-pages printed in red and black, with engraved vignettes. Engraved head- and tail-pieces, engraved and woodcut initials.

Copy Notes Two volumes bound as one. Bought from Thomas Boone for £1 on 10 July 1815. (Spiers Box). Erased (but just legible) on front free-endpaper, in Thomas Boone's hand: 2 Vol. in one £10 0s0d / Many Curious plates / from Antique Gems / 102 in Number.

Binding C18th sprinkled calf, gilt-ruled spine, gilt-tooled red and green spine-labels.

Reference Number 1642

Additional Names Thomas Boone; Galeotti, Niccolò (1692--1758); Kristina, Queen of Sweden (1626--1689) - Art collections; Typographia Sancti Ignatii; Odescalchi (Family) - Art collections

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