Record number 06/3685
TitleSaggio Sulla Vita E Sulle Opere Di Antonio Canova
ImprintPisa: Presso Niccolò Capurro Co' Caratteri Di F. Didot, MDCCCXXV.
Physical Description[8], 112, l p., frontis., [4] pl.; 228 mm. (Octavo.)
Content Format Note[Frontis, t.p., dedic.] - [Text] - Note - [Plates].
Summary NoteThe author is not named, but the dedication carries the name of Gio. Rosini.

The frontispiece shows 'Clio di Antonio Canova'; pl. [1], 'Monumento Ad Antonio Canova in Venezia'; [2], 'Nell'Esequie di A. Canova nella Chiesa dei S.S. Apostoli'; [3], 'Per l'Esequie di A. Canova progettate nel Panteon'; [4], 'Possagno'.
Responsibility NoteThe frontispiece is signed as engraved by Lasinio figlio; pl. [1] as engraved by C. Carlo Lasinio; [2] as designed by Gius. Valadier and drawn and engraved by Gio. Silvestri; [3] as drawn and engraved by Gio. Silvestri; pl. [4] is unsigned.

The work is dedicated by Gio. Rosini to Cavaliere Gio. Degli Alessandri.
SubjectSculptors - Artists - Sculpture - Statues - Bas-reliefs - Italy - History - 18th century - Neoclassical
Art history - Biography - Italy - 19th century
Name as Subject Canova, Antonio, 1757 - 1822
ReferencesAntonio Canova, ed. G. Pavanello [exhibition catalogue] (1992).
Binding Note19th-century red cloth-covered boards; red morocco spine-label lettered 'Rosini Saggio Di Canova. - Pisa. - 185.', spine lettered 'R.A.'
Contributors Rosini, Giovanni, 1776 - 1855
Alessandri, Giovanni degli, fl. ca. 1809 - 1825?, dedicatee
Canova, Antonio, 1757 - 1822, source artist
Lasinio, Giovanni Paolo, 1789 - 1855, engraver
Lasinio, Carlo, 1759 - 1838, engraver
Valadier, Giuseppe, 1762 - 1839, source artist
Silvestri, Giovanni, fl. 1798-1831, draughtsman, engraver
Capurro, Niccolò, fl. 19th century, publisher
Niccolò Capurro e C. (Pisa). publisher
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