La reggia di Calipso: cantata a sette vociAdditional title: La reggia di Calipso. Libretto. Italian
NamesBertoni, Ferdinando, 1725-1813 (Composer)Seriman, Zaccaria, 1709-1784 (Librettist)Bartolozzi, Francesco, 1727-1815 (Illustrator)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1769Place: VeneziaPublisher: Nella stamperia albriziana
Library locationsSpencer CollectionShelf locator: Spencer Coll. Ital. 1769
TopicsJoseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1741-1790Cantatas, SecularLibrettos -- To 1800Festival books -- Italy -- 18th centuryEngraving, ItalianBookbinding -- Paper bindings
NotesCitation/reference: Cicogna: Saggio di bibliografia veneziana, 2042. Morazzoni: Libro illustrato veneziano del settecento, 271.Statement of responsibility: Composer's name from leaf 2b.Citation/reference: For authority for the librettist, Z. Seriman, cf. Cicogna.Biographical/historical: Published on the occasion of the visit to Venice of the emperor, Joseph II.Content: Without the music.Content: Illustrations: numerous engravings, including 2 full-page (t.p. and printer's device), 13 text borders repeated to 14, pictorial initial, and head- and tailpieces. The t.p., 10 borders, pictorial initial and device (Baudi di Vesme: Bartolozzi, 1564, 1567, 1571, 1572, 1577-1580, 1582, 1584, 1597, 1603, 1604) were engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi for other works. For reproductions, cf. Morazzoni, pl. 22, 36, 50, 55, 57.Bibliographic history: The initials VV, possibly the sponsor's, replace the usual colophon or privilege information in the center of the device.
Physical DescriptionEngravingsExtent: 9 l. illus. 33cm. (f̕.)Binding, modern, of decorative paper.
DescriptionLibretto with engraved borders.
Type of ResourceText
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 131753951NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16828383NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 16.14.048Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 968b6cb0-e277-0134-c263-6d3653de9645
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