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Florentine picture-chronicle being a series of ninety-nine drawings representing scenes and personages of ancient history, sacred and profane by Tommaso Finiguerra

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English


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ContributionsColvin, Sidney, Sir, 1845-1927., British Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings
Classifications
LC ClassificationsFo NC257 F5 C6 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination42p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18294293M

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Maso Finiguerra. "A Florentine Picture-Chronicle". Reproduced from the originals in the British Museum by the Imperial Press, Berlin. - A critical and descriptive text by Sidney Colvin, M.A. Keeper of the prints and drawings of the British Museum. New York, Benjamin Blom Inc. A Florentine Picture-Chronicle [Sidney COLVIN] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Florentine Picture-chronicle [Maso Finiguerra, Sidney Colvin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Florentine Picture-chronicle Being A Series of Ninety-nine Drawings Representing Scenes and Personages of Ancient History, Sacred and Profane (Book): Finiguerra, Maso.

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The death of Aeschylus illustrated in the 15th-century Florentine Picture Chronicle by Maso Finiguerra This list of unusual deaths includes unique or extremely rare circumstances of death recorded throughout history, noted as being unusual by multiple sources. Set 1 - Sforza Book of Hours (a) Italian Miniatures Box Folder 1 1. Set 11 - Selections from the Florentine Picture Chronicle [missing introduction card] 1 11 Set 12 - Florentine Engravings of the Fifteenth Century [missing Art Objects in British Museums Postcards. The drawing in the Florentine Picture Chronicle comes so close to the description of Aelianus that we can hardly suppose it to have been invented independently.6 The influence of this source becomes more evident in con-trast to the traditional type of representations of Aeschylus in the Picture Chronicles of the early Quattrocento. Fig. 5. Cretan Labyrinth. (Florentine Picture Chronicle.) p. After various attempts to dissuade him, Aegeus at length consented, but stipulated that if Theseus were successful in his design the tribute ship should, on its return voyage, hoist a white sail in place of the black one which it customarily bore.