1923. Item #A6582
[Albizzati, Carlo. Vasi Antichi Dipinti del Vaticano. Rome: P. Sansaini, 1923-38]. 214p, 165 text ills. (line and photo) + over 460 photos on 70 pls., printed in sepia. Rebound in half vellum, marbled boards. Leather spine label partly chipped off. New endpapers; lacking title page and any other preliminary pages. Lacks text for plates 69-70, as does the Metropolitan Museum copy. Hole torn in one margin, with no loss of content. Else internally very good. ** Seven fascicles bound in one. Catalogues the Vatican collection of painted Greek vases: Aegean, geometric and proto-Corinthian, Corinthian and orientalizing, various regional styles, and many varieties of Attic black figure. Very scarce in the trade; we have found no sale results. Large and heavy; shipping/handling will be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering. $450.00[a].
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