Daktyliotheken

Daktyliotheken

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Twelve volumes of Paoletti's cameos, Rome, early 19th century, presented in leather-bound faux books, each spine marked Paoletti, each containing plaster cameos with a handwritten description of each with provenance when applicable, comprising: Museo Sommariva; Museo di Firenze; Edifici; Monumenti in vari luoghi; Opera di Thorwaldsen [2]; Uomini Illustri [2]; Museo Capitolino; Museo di Napoli; Opera di Canova; Museo Vaticano.

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Intaglio Medallions like these...to be placed in groupings around my living room fireplace!...Two sets of Italian cased plaster intaglio impressions, First half 19th Century... From... http://www.christies.com/lotfinder/lot/a-set-of-nine-italian-cased-painted-5336348-details.aspx?pos=2=5336348==25

Intaglio Medallions like these, to be displayed in groupings in some special setting in a bedroom chamber or in your drawing room!Four sets of Italian cased plaster intaglio impressions, First half century.

Dactyliotheca Smithiana, 1767.  Gem collection of Joseph Smith (1682-1770).  Library of Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Dactyliotheca Smithiana, Gem collection of Joseph Smith Library of Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Dactyliotheca (cabinet for carved gems and seals with a discription), Philipp Daniel Lippert (1702–1785 Dresden, Germany).  Object probably Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale.

Philipp Daniel Lippert owned a very famous dactyliotheca (or collection of carved gems, seals, or their imprints), whose very appearance demonstrates its close link to books: the imprints of the carved gems are stored in wood cases that resemble books.

Grand Tour Intaglios... handmade plaster (plus Specials) Cameos, each framed with paper, in two books

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19th Century Plaster Intaglios – these are small cameo souvenirs brought by travellers on Grand Tours, often featuring Neo Classical portraits of gods, goddesses or famous people (like Dante).

Century Plaster Intaglios – these are small cameo souvenirs brought by travellers on Grand Tours, often featuring Neo Classical portraits of gods, goddesses or famous people (like Dante).

Italian Plaster intaglio impressions from the first half of the 19th century. Via Christie's.

Intaglio Medallions like these.to be placed in groupings around my living room fireplace! A set of fifteen Italian plaster intaglio impressions, first half Century. These are nicely arranged.

ENGLISH 19TH CENTURY BOXED SET OF GRAND TOUR INTAGLIOS - MODERN REPRODUCTION (!) - the original gems were carved in 18th or 19th century - nice decoration

ENGLISH 19TH CENTURY BOXED SET OF GRAND TOUR INTAGLIOS - MODERN REPRODUCTION (!) - the original gems were carved in 18th or 19th century - nice decoration

Liberotti Impronte 26 Antique Hand Carved Plaster Cameos

Liberotti Impronte 26 Antique Hand Carved Plaster Cameos