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Il Petrarcha con l'espositione d'Alessandro Vellutello

Venice: Gabriele Giolito de' Ferrari, 1545


William Beckford (1759-1844; inscribed on front flyleaf: "From Mr. Beckford's Library, 1883"); Hamilton Palace Libraries--Beckford Library sale, third part, London, Sotheby, July 2ff, 1883, lot 653 (£3, 18, to Grose); Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis

Sonetti, canzoni, triomphi


Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Essling 106; Mortimer, Italian, under 375

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with eight woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books