Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: book page
Maker: Vanni, Nicolas; Vanvitelli; Giomignani, F.; Ludvasio; Casanova; Biondi
Place made: Italy
Date made: 1792
Materials: ink; laid paper
Measurements: 18 3/4 in x 13 1/2 in
Book page with Italian text and engravings by various artists depicting Italian lamps. The letter block for the initial "D" in the first sentence of the page features stylized whales or dolphins at sea. Pages 129 and 130.