European Horse Breeds Nine Lithographs by Italian Giarrè Luigi 1822 Firenze
Horse Breeds Known in Europe, Firenze 1822 a unique set of nine stone lithographs by the Italian painter, engraver and printmaker Luigi Giarrè (circa 1772-1844).
Italian publisher Litografia Ridolfi, active in Florence in 19th century.
The collection consists of nine prints and an additional slightly smaller one with the legenda, from the key of the lithograph collection by the painter Luigi Giarrè, we desume that the whole collectione originally should consist of twelve works, containing The Most Beautiful Breeds of Horses Known in Europe, such as Normando Arabic, English (runner), Spanish, Egyptian Horse, Neapolitan, Roman Horse, Turkish Tartar, Tuscan, German and English. Firenze 1822.
These artworks come from a private palazzo in Milan, are in good condition, some of them feature minor signs of wear such as the age-related process of deterioration that causes spots, stains and browning on old paper.
The 10 items are set within wooden molded frame and lacquered in yellow Siena.
height: 54 (47) cm
width: 71 (64) cm
depth: 3 cm