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Il S. Alessio : dramma musicale : dall�eminentissimo, et reverendissimo signore card. Barberino, fatto rappresentare al serenissimo prencipe Alessandro Carlo di Polonia / dedicato a Sua Eminenza e posto in musica da Stefano Landi romano...

Il S. Alessio : dramma musicale : dall�eminentissimo, et reverendissimo signore card. Barberino, fatto rappresentare al serenissimo prencipe Alessandro Carlo di Polonia / dedicato a Sua Eminenza e posto in musica da Stefano Landi romano...

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[Sant�Alessio]
Creator: Landi, Stefano, 1586 or 7-1639. Barberini, Francesco, 1597-1679. Clement IX, Pope, 1600-1669. Collignon, Franc¸ois, 1609?-1657. Pietro, da Cortona, 1596-1669
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Date: [1634]
Publisher: Appresso Paolo Masotti
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Description:
No. 3 of 3 titles bound together.
Extra illustrated copy with additional set of engravings (without the proscenium arches).
T.p. with engraved coat of arms of Cardinal Barberino.
Engraved plates representing opera decors; each signed ""J.B. [i.e. J.L. Bernini]; J. Collignon, sculp.""
Abstract:
Opera performed at the Palazzo della Cancelleria during the Carnival in Rome, 1634, honoring the visit of Prince Alexander Charles of Poland.
Music by Stefano Landi, libretto by Giulio Rospigliosi. Cf. Grove music online.
Set design is often falsely attributed to Gian Lorenzo Bernini; Pietro da Cortona contributed to the set design. Cf. Art Bulletin 46:4 (Dec. 1964) p. 569, fn 3.
Physical Description:
1 score (182 p., 8 [i.e. 16] leaves of plates)
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35 cm. (fol.)
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Celebrating Italian
Exhibition Note:
Italian Festivals
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2033982
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