Record number 03/2779
Author Rossi, Lorenzo Filippo de', 1683 -
TitleRaccolta Di Vasi Diversi Formati Da Illustri Artefici Antichi E Di Varie Targhe Soprapposte alle Fabbriche piu insigni di Roma, da celebri Architetti Moderni Dedicata All' Illmo. et Eccmo. Sigre. Lorenzo Tiepolo Cavaliere e Procure. di S. Marco e Ambre. della Serma. Repubca. di Venezia Alla S. Di N. S. Papa Clemente XI. Da Lorenzo Filippo De Rossi ... Disegnata, e Intagliata da Francesco Aquila.
Imprintin Roma alla Pace: Data in Luce da Domenico de Rossi Erede di Gio. Giacomo, con Privilegio del Sommo Pontefice e licenza de Superiori L'Anno MDCCXIII.,
Physical Description51 pl. (incl. engr. t.-pl., engr. dedic.); 366×465 mm. 
Summary NotePlates 3-19 each show two vases; plates 20-51 show escutcheons (plates 26, 34, 39 each show two escutcheons).

Captions indicate the locations of the vases and cartouches, and name the designers of the modern works. Some engravings are taken not directly from antique vases, but from depictions of vases by Lanfranco, Polidoro da Caravaggio, Cyro Ferri and P.B. da Cortona. Most of the escutcheons were designed by Borromini or Bernini, with some by A. Algardi, P.B. da Cortona, G.M. Baratta, F. Barigioni or Ciro Ferri.
Responsibility NoteNo plate is signed. Aquila is named as draughtsman and engraver at the foot of the title-plate only.
SubjectVases - Escutcheons (Heraldry) - Cartouches - Italy - Rome - History - 17th century - Baroque
Pictorial works - Italy - 18th century
Name as Subject Borromini, Francesco, 1599 - 1667
Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo, 1598 - 1680
ReferencesRIBA, Early printed books, 5 (2003), no. 3748, p.2518.
Binding Note20th-century half brown morocco, brown cloth-covered boards, spine lettered 'Raccolta Di vasi Diversi R.A. 1713'.
ProvenanceAcquired between 1769 and 1802. Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.
Contributors Aquila, Francesco Faraone, 1676 - ca. 1740, draughtsman, engraver
Rossi, Domenico de, 1647 - 1729, publisher
Tiepolo, Lorenzo, dedicatee
Borromini, Francesco, 1599 - 1667, source artist
Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo, 1598 - 1680, source artist
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