Book of Masks

18th century, 1754.

The masterpiece of the great antiquarian and collector Francesco de Ficoroni (1664-1747). Private collection. Rome. Latin.

The fabulous tradition of Greco-Roman theatre is revived in these pages.

Ficoroni was the author of many publications on the most varied subjects of Ancient Rome and the classical world.

Illustrated with 85 engravings by Mazzoni and Pomarede.

An exceptionally valuable and rare piece. 312 pages measuring 210 x 280 mm.

Handmade leather binding and slipcase. Accompanied by an important and interesting volume of complementary studies.

Limited edition of 898 numbered copies with notarial certificate.

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