Valadier : three generations of Roman goldsmiths : an exhibition of drawings and works of art (at David Carritt Limited, London, 15 May-12 June 1991)
London, Artemis Group, 1991
(27.5 cm), 183 (1) pp., numerous illustrations (some in colour). Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Exhibition of 71 drawings for silver and other works of art by the Valadier family, 1725-1817, accompanied by a group of executed works in silver, bronze, and gilt bronze lent from private collections. The drawings were loose sheets stored in drawers in the Valadier workshop in via del Babuino, Rome, until about 1820, when they were gathered into an album. ¶ As new.