Galleria Givstiniana del marchese Vincenzo Givstiniani

Collection Data

Giustiniani, Vincenzo, marchese di Bassano, 1564-1637? (Collector)
Torlonia, originally Borghese, Giulio Giacomo Pio Mario Ignazio Baldassare Ruggiero, principe di Fucino, 1847-1914 (Collector)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1631 (Questionable)
Place: Roma
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: 3-MGH++ (Giustiniani, V. Galleria givstiniana del marchese Vincenzo Givstiniani)
Sculpture, Greco-Roman
Sculpture--Private collections
Content: Without letterpress. Pt. 1, a collection of engravings made at different times, by various artists, from ancient statues in the Giustiniani gallery, contains 153 plates, including title-page and portrait (dated 1631) of the Marchese Vincenzo Giustiniani. Pt. 2, issued later, devoted to a series of imperial portrait busts, bas-reliefs, memorial marbles, stele, pedestals, and other objects of Græco-Roman art, contains 169 plates, including title-page and 5 portraits of various members of the Giustiniani family.
Content: "Les premières épreuves sont avant les numeros ..."--Brunet.
Content: The plates in this set are numbered, but the numbering of many of those in pt. 2 has been done by hand.
Content: The antiquities themselves now form a part of the Museo Torlonia in Rome, the property of Prince Giulio Torlonia.
Content: According to Scifoni the plates were reissued some time after 1750.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. 322 pl. 49 x 39 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13952731
Library of Congress Control Number: 03008285 //r34
Other local Identifier: 7219360
Barcode: 33433115820676
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51a9ecf0-cbc0-0130-c000-58d385a7b928
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