Book/Printed Material [Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio's Decamerone (published in Paris, with imprint: Londra, 1757)].

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Title
[Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio's Decamerone (published in Paris, with imprint: Londra, 1757)].
Contributor Names
Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773.
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Londra [i.e., Paris], 1757?
Subject Headings
-  Boccaccio, Giovanni,--1313-1375.--Decamerone--Illustrations
Notes
-  One hundred and fifteen mounted pencil, and pen-and-ink sketches, and some completed drawings in ink and bistre (10 of which are repeated). Not the full series for the 1757 edition of Decamerone, which comprises 213 illustrations (including a portrait, title pages, plates, and vignettes), 13 of them by other artists. The same illustrations were used for the French translation by A.J. Maçon, Londres (i.e. Paris) 1757-1761.
-  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1645
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Reconsider type value if recataloging; td12 2009-03-12
Medium
2 cases ; 31 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
NC1135 .G64
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rosenwald.1645.1
Library of Congress Control Number
50041724
Online Format
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Description
One hundred and fifteen mounted pencil, and pen-and-ink sketches, and some completed drawings in ink and bistre (10 of which are repeated). Not the full series for the 1757 edition of Decamerone, which comprises 213 illustrations (including a portrait, title pages, plates, and vignettes), 13 of them by other artists. The same illustrations were used for the French translation by A.J. Maçon, Londres (i.e. Paris) 1757-1761. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1645 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Reconsider type value if recataloging; td12 2009-03-12
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https://lccn.loc.gov/50041724
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Chicago citation style:

Gravelot, Hubert François, Giovanni Boccaccio, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio's Decamerone published in Paris, with imprint: Londra. [Londra i.e., Paris, ?, 1757] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/50041724/.

APA citation style:

Gravelot, H. F., Boccaccio, G. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1757) Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio's Decamerone published in Paris, with imprint: Londra. [Londra i.e., Paris, ?] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/50041724/.

MLA citation style:

Gravelot, Hubert François, Giovanni Boccaccio, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio's Decamerone published in Paris, with imprint: Londra. [Londra i.e., Paris, ?, 1757] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/50041724/>.