12 June 2009,
Price realised USD 4,375
USD 3,500 - USD 4,500
MILAN 1730 -- RIGHINI, Pietro (1683-1742). Theatralische Veränderungen vorgestellt in einer zu Mayland gehaltenen Opera. Augsburg: Martin Engelbrecht [ca 1730].
Oblong 4o (224 x 367 mm). 8 engraved plates (upper margin of a few plates trimmed closely). Modern half leather.
Fantastic stage designs depicting a royal palace, a triumphal arch, a castle ruin, and a cave in the Bibiena style by Pietro Righini for an opera in Milan. Berlin 4149; Cicognara 778.
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