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JAMESON, Mrs. [Anna]. Memoirs of the early Italian painters and of the progress of painting in Italy.

London. Charles Knight & Co., 1845. First edition.
12mo. Two volumes bound as one. 232; 272pp. With numerous engraved portraits in the text. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, calf lettering-piece, marbled edges. Extremities rubbed, chipping to lettering-piece. Marbled endpapers, Near contemporary bookplate to FEP.
The first edition of art historian Anna Jameson's (1794-1860) biographical sketches of Italian painters, particularly those of the Renaissance, including Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Raphael.
£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 24923