Ottley, William Young
Title The Italian SChool of Design Being a Series of Fac-similes of Original Drawings, By the Most Eminent Painters and Sculptors of Italy ; with Biographical Notices of the Artists, and Observations on Their works
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Good Internally
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall
Publisher London Taylor and Hessey 1823
Seller ID 32793
folio. wanting 20 plates (pl 18,30,-37, 41,43,45,46,49,52, 53, 70,72,74,76), ex 71 ?? we have 51 including 1 double page, a few pages of the appendix torn with some losses not affecting text, tear affecting pl 33, just over edge of plate edge, damp staining pl 39, pl 42 torn and repaired, page 62 grubby margins, page 64 torn and repaired, otherwise some marginal tears, light browning and light sporadic foxing, good, near disbound, majority of contents loose, 'in' quarter calf gilt, marbled paper covered boards, spine worn and tatty top and tail, hinges rubbed, boards very worn, fair.