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City of Rimini

City of Rimini

Item Information

Title:
City of Rimini
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: The fore-edge of each volume is decorated with a painting under the gilt. On the first volume is a view of the city of Rimini.
Date:
(c) 1797
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Marine paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Cities & towns
Waterfronts
Places:
ItalyEmilia-Romagna (region)Rimini (province)Rimini
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1797.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Jerusalem delivered : an heroic poem / translated from the Italian of Torquato Tasso by John Hoole ; with four elegant engravings, vol. 1
Additional information: A painting of Rimini, Italy. The river is the Marecchia river, and the bridge is known as the Tiberius bridge.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000135A
Call #:
PQ4642 .E21H6 1797x