Two volumes (28 cm), I: xx, 312 (2) pp., 4 colour plates, and series of black & white plates (nos. 1-142). II: vi (2), pp.315-647 (5), 4 colour plates, and series of black & white plates (nos. 143-299). Uniform publisher’s orange cloth, covers and spine lettered. - Catalogue of 458 Italian paintings of the 15th-18th century, most purchased in 1902 by Henry Walters from the collection of Marcello Massarenti (1817-1905), a priest in Rome, and previously unpublished. ¶ Apart from slight shelf wear, in excellent state of preservation.