A collection of 19th Century Grand Tour Italian intaglios by Giovanni Liberotti in 3 Volumes (LIBEROTTI IMPRONTE, Musei I,II,III) mounted in faux books with leather bindings; carved plaster cameos (102 in total) by a master carver depicting various works of art in world-wide museums & private collections, including those of the Vatican. There are two (2) trays of intaglios in each book, each intaglio numbered and keyed to a hand written syllabus on the inside covers. Generally good condition, considering moderate usage and age. Intaglios are exquisitely executed, with sharp detail. Italy, c. 1830. Book dimensions: 10 1/8" H x 7" W x 2" D. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Item 8867: $2,975
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