London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
VALLE, Guglielmo della (c.1740-1794). [Storia del Duomo di Orvieto]. Rome, 1791. Atlas volume only, 2° (625 x 433mm). Engraved arms of the dedicatee, Pius VI, on title and 33 engraved plates only (of 38) on 26 sheets, 5 double-page (a little foxing, one plate with its numeral shaved). Contemporary half vellum. Cicognara 4104.
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