zz,Le Pitture Antiche D'Ercolano E Contorni Incise Con Qualche Spiegazione. [[Ancient Frenchescas and busts On Herculaneum And Borders Engraved With Explanation]] ,1755-1767,Nella Regia Stamperia,Napoli,Full speckled leather,Folio (14"x 19") Contemporary full speckled calf with gilt amorial devise to covers. Spine has six raised gilt-ruled bands with gilt title and volnumber on red leather title blocks in two compartments, heavy gilt floral designs to all others. This set of books represents the earliest recorded excavations of Herculaneum and eventually, Pompeii, undertaken at the direction of the King of Naples in the early 18th century. Volumes 1-5 feature the art (Frenchescoes, mosaics, architecture) uncovered Frenchom these excavations with the 6th being vol I/II listing the statuary removed Frenchom the dig. Title roughly translates to The Ancient Paintings On Herculaneum And Borders Engraved With Some Explanation.,Architecture, Sculpture

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