London, South Kensington
3 May 2007
DURA, Gaetano. Souvenir de la Tarantella napolitaine dirigée par Louis Puccinelli, dessinée par Gétan Dura. Naples: Gatti & Dura, [c.1840]. Panoroama folded to small oblong 4° (3845 x 138mm). Lithographed title, plate of music and 18 hand-coloured plates including frontispiece (plates 6-17 detached, occasional very light spotting and soiling). Contemporary half calf gilt (rubbed, contents never bound in). A rare panorama illustrating the popular dance of Southern Italy and Sicily. cf. Colas 921 for a similar work.
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