Rome: Edizioni De Luca, . Over 500 plates, including sixteen in color. Small ownership signature. Otherwise fine in fine dust jacket, in fine slipcase. Cloth. Quarto. Item #1000041
Documents 408 recently discovered and previously unpublished drawings by Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Wicar, taken from an an album that Wicar gave to his pupil, Antonio Bianchi. Includes drawings that are preparatory for his paitings such as 'The Judgment of Solomon,' 'The Baptism of Christ,' 'Electra Receiving the Ashes of Her Brother Orestes,' etc.