17th and 18th century French and Italian costume sketches

17th and 18th century French and Italian costume sketches

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: 17th and 18th century French and Italian costume sketches
Dates: 18th and 19th centuries
Quantity: 0.04 Linear feet (3 folders; MS 2431, 2436, 2440, 2441, 2458, 2474, 2484, 2524, 2531, & 2532 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a group of twenty original 17th and 18th century French and Italian costume sketches.
Coll. Number: ms2458(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Apostolo Zeno was a playwright, critic and essayist. He was born in Venice in 1668 and died in 1750. His first play "Gli Inganni felice" was performed in Venice in 1695. These costume plates are from his plays, though they are not identified.


Index Terms

Costume--France--17th century.
Costume--France--18th century.
Costume--Italy--17th century.
Costume--Italy--18th century.
Sketches.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

17th and 18th century French and Italian costume sketches. MS 2458(M). Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Sketches