|Title||Le Scelte Pitture Di Brescia Additate Al Forestiere.|
|Imprint||In Brescia: Dalle Stampe di Gian-Maria Rizzardi, Con Licenza De' Superiori., MDCC.|
|Physical Description||, 292,  p.: illus.: 232 mm. (Quarto.)|
|Content Format Note||[T.p., dedic.] - Al Cortese Lettore - [Approbation] - [Text] - [Index].|
|Summary Note||The work is a guide to pictures accessible in Brescia, followed by an account of the marbles and inscriptions of Giul'Anton-Averoldo.|
The illustration on p.278 shows an ancient bas-relief; that on p. shows a Romanesque inscription. The book is further decorated with headpieces, tailpieces, initials and title-page vignette.
|Responsibility Note||The illustrations on pages 278 and  and all other decorations are unsigned. The dedication headpiece is signed as drawn and engraved by Iosef Abbiati.|
The work is dedicated by Giul'Anton-Averoldo to Pietro Morosini Capitanio Di Brescia.
|Subject||Paintings - Sculpture - Inscriptions - Churches - Public buildings - Italy - Lombardy - Brescia - History|
Art history - Guidebooks - Catalogues - Reference books - Italy - 18th century
|Reproductions||An anastatic reprint has been published by Arnaldo Forni Editore (ISBN 88-271-1623-0).|
|Copy Note||The front loose endpaper is inscribed on its verso with a quotation from Cicognara, first in ink, then in pencil.|
|Binding Note||18th-century white vellum; brown morocco spine-label lettered 'Pitture Scelte Di Brescia'.|
|Provenance||The front paste-down is inscribed in ink, 'EGoddard'.|
|Contributors|| Rizzardi, Gian-Maria, fl. ca. 1700?, printer|
Averoldo, Giulio Antonio, fl. ca. 1700?
Morosini, Pietro, fl. ca. 1700?, dedicatee
Abbiati, Giovanni, fl. 1678 - 1700, draughtsman, engraver