Bucolica, Georgica, et Aeneis.

Author
Virgil [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
Parisiis, In aedibus Palatinis, excudebam Petrus Didot, natu major, 1798.
Description
xi, 572 p. 23 plates 50 cm.

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Notes
  • Half-title: Publii Virgilii Maronis Opera.
  • 250 copies printed. No. 88.
  • Plates by various engravers after designs ascribed to A. L. Girodet and François Gérard.
  • Accompanied by a portfolio containing 45 proofs before letters of 22 of the plates and 2 original drawings by Girodet (in pen-and-ink and wash). The designs of 4 plates ascribed to Gérard in the book are ascribed instead to David in the proofs.
  • Provenance: A. V. Odero (bookplate); Hector de Backer. According to dealer's note, Maurice Pereire collected the proofs.
LCCN
73206969
OCLC
5530258
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