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Catalog Number DEC.066
Title Paoletti Impronte - Uomini Illustri (Book of Cameos)
Artist Paoletti
Date n.d.
Description Pseudo book containing 24 cameos and list of subjects (collection of impressions in plaster)

Object Name Cameo
Material Paper, Plaster
Dimensions H-1.625 W-6.25 L-10 inches
Credit line Gift of Theo Holcomb
Provenance n.d.
Inscription Type Inscription
Inscription Technique Pen and Ink
Inscription Location On inside of book covers
Inscriptions and Marks Uomini Illustri
1.Platoni (Plato)
2.Echilo ?
3.Demosthene (Demosthenes)
4.Socrate
5.?
6.?
7.?
8.Bruto
9.Orazio (Horace)
10.Dante Alighieri
11.Galileo Galilei
12.Pietro Aloisi Palestrina (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Uomini Illustri
13. Michel Angelo (Michelangelo)
14. ?
15. ?
16. Leonardo da Vinci
17. Antonio Allegri Detto il Correggio
18. Antonio Canova
19. Benvenuto Cellini
20. Cardinal de Richelieu
21. Andrea Palladio
22. Julio II (Pope Julius II)
23. Pio IX (Pope Pius IX)
24. ?
si fanno in Roma da ti...No. 86
Collection Decorative Arts
People Holcomb, Theo
Notes n.d.