12 June 2009
MILAN 1741 -- Funerale pompa nelle esequie celebrate dalla R.I. Congregazione del SS. Entierro di N.S. in S. Fedele de' RR. PP. della Compagnia di Gesu' per la morte della C.C.M. Carlo VI. Milan: Francesco Agnelli, 1741.
2o (308 x 212 mm). Large engraved folding plate after MARC ANTONIO DAL RE. Contemporary Italian black paper wrapper.
The funeral obsequies for CHARLES VI (1685-1740), Holy Roman Emperor, King of Hungary. The Compagnia di Gesù held the ceremony, which included a large catafalque erected for the occasion, depicted in the folding plate. Ruggieri 852.
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