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BALDINUCCI, Filippo (1624-1696). Cominciamento e progresso dell'arte dell'intagliare in rame, colle vite di molti de' più eccellenti maestri della stessa professione. Florence: Piero Matini, 1686. Engraved Crusca device on title. FIRST EDITION, not in Cicognara who lists the second edition of 1797. [Bound with:] Lettera nella quale risponde ad alcuni quesiti in materie di pittura. Ibid., 1687. Same engraved device on title. [and:] Lezione. Ibid., 1692. Woodcut Crusca device on title. And another by Baldinucci. Together 4 works in one volume, 4° (255 x 182mm). Early 19th-century half calf, gilt spine with red and green lettering pieces (sides a little discoloured in places).
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