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Identifier: 
exws_pages_b03_item38
Title: 
Leaf from La Sicilia Di Filippo Paruta
Creator: 
Agostini, Leonardo, 1593-approximately 1670
Date: 
1697
Description: 
From La Sicilia Di Filippo Paruta, a compilation of Sicilian medals. The compilation was done by Paruta and Leonardo Agostini. Paruta was Secretary to the Palermitan Senate in the 17th Century; Leonardo Agostini was the Supervisor of Antiqueties to the Pope. This work was originally published in Palermo 1612, but this leaf was taken from an edition that was published in Lyons, 1697 by Marco Maier. The engravings were done by Joannes Angelus Caninus and Sebastianus Fuscarus.
Dimensions: 
9.2 x 14.4 in. (23.4 x 36.6 cm)
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
Printing--History
Location: 
Lyons (France)
Century: 
Seventeenth century
Language: 
Italian
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018