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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 11

    CHIAPPA, Giambattista. Disegni d'alcune opere eseguite in occasione della fausta venuta in Lombardia di... Ferdinando Primo. Milan: Pirotta E C., 1838. 2° (461 x 333mm). 3 finely hand-coloured lithographed plates by Bertelli after Chiappa only (lacks the plate of the entrance of the Emperor and Empress, piece of tissue guard adhering to one plate). Contemporary red limp roan, gilt border round sides. Provenance: PRESENTATION COPY with gilt lettering on front cover 'Al chiarissimo Sig. Ignazio Lucini I.R. Segretario di Governo ec. ec. ec. L'architetto Chiappa umilia questo tenue suo lavoro'. Berlin Katalog 3088.

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    CHIAPPA, Giambattista. Disegni d'alcune opere eseguite in occasione della fausta venuta in Lombardia di... Ferdinando Primo. Milan: Pirotta E C., 1838. 2° (461 x 333mm). 3 finely hand-coloured lithographed plates by Bertelli after Chiappa only (lacks the plate of the entrance of the Emperor and Empress, piece of tissue guard adhering to one plate). Contemporary red limp roan, gilt border round sides. Provenance: PRESENTATION COPY with gilt lettering on front cover 'Al chiarissimo Sig. Ignazio Lucini I.R. Segretario di Governo ec. ec. ec. L'architetto Chiappa umilia questo tenue suo lavoro'. Berlin Katalog 3088.


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