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Carlo Coriolani, publisher (Italian, active Venice, c. 1640) Il Dilettevole Gioco di Loca (The Delectable Game of the Goose)

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Carlo Coriolani, publisher (Italian, active Venice, c. 1640)

Il Dilettevole Gioco di Loca (The Delectable Game of the Goose), late 17th or early 18th century. Identified within the matrix. Woodcut with hand-coloring on paper, image size 19 5/8 x 14 7/8 in. (49.8 x 37.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Vertical and horizontal creases, foxing, toning, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The estate of Irving Penn, New York.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Irving Penn, Carlo Coriolani, Book collecting, Foxing, Matrix, Papermaking, State-space representation

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