12 Bll.: Venezianische Portraits. 1775. Etching with Aquatint. Le Blanc 8-19 II (v.II). Newcome Schleier/Grasso I1a - I12a. Each signed and dated in plate. One sheet additionally with date and dedication for Domenico Corvi. The complete series in excellent impressions of 2nd state, with full contrasts. With aquatint on laid paper (with variosu truncated watermarks, i.e. "3 half moons", "crowned crests", monograms "FC" and "CS"). Each ca. 24 x 16,7 cm (9,4 x 6,5 in). Sheet up to: 39,5 x 27,5 cm (15,6 x 10,8 in).
EXHIBITION: Mantegna through Giovanni David. Italian Prints 1500-1800, Galerie C.G. Boerner New York and Düsseldorf 1997, storage list 108, cat. no. 77 (complete series with illu. in black and white, different copy).