Trojans Arch, Ancona ; Tasso in prison ; The Bridge of Sighs
- Trojans Arch, Ancona ; Tasso in prison ; The Bridge of Sighs
Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the gilt fore-edges of each volume are fine detailed paintings. The one on volume I is divided into three parts depicting Trojans Arch, Ancona, Tasso in Prison and the Bridge of Sighs.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Cells (Rooms & spaces)
ItalyMarches (region)Ancona (province)Ancona
ItalyVeneto (region)Venezia (province)Venice
- 1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
- Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1797.
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
- Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
- Call #:
RARE BKS PQ4642 .E21H6 1797x