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Petrarch's House, Aqua

Petrarch's House, Aqua

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Title:
Petrarch's House, Aqua
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a well-executed painting on the fore-edge representing "Petrarch’s House, Aqua."
Date:
(c) 1808
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Houses
Country life
Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374
Places:
ItalyVeneto (region)Padova (province)Arqua Petrarca
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: 1808.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Petrarch translated : in a selection of his sonnets, and odes : accompanied with notes, and the original Italian : also with the head of Petrarch from an antique bronze / by the translator of Catullus
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000099A
Call #:
RARE BKS PQ4496 .E23N6 1808x
Barcode:
39999063111668