Article number: 301793
Stockholm 1896. Large 8vo. xlii + 182 pp. & 48 plates.
Contemporary half red morocco, red edges (Beck & Son). Very slight wear and fading of spine.
Edition limited to just 125 copies of which this is no 13.
Reconstructs the art collection of Queen Christina of Sweden (1626-1689), listing a total of 245 works. The plates reprodce paintings from reproductive engravings: Raphael, Veronese, Andrea del Sarto, Rubens, Parmigianino, Tizian, Correggio, Salviati, Palma Vecchio, Giulio Romano, Andrea Sacchi, Tintoretto, Guido Reni, Annibale Carracci, Francesco Albani, Caravaggio, Guido Cagnacci.
(Sold - Part of a picture gallery of items offered in the past.)