Portrait etching and stipple engraving by [Angelo Maria] Bonini (1790-1833) after Demarchi. Niccolò JOMMELLI.

Portrait etching and stipple engraving by [Angelo Maria] Bonini (1790-1833) after Demarchi

[Milan]: [Batelli & Fanfani], [1818]. 227 x 154 mm. Jomelli is depicted full-length in a bucolic setting by a stream with two partially rolled sheets of music manuscript paper in one hand.

Arrigoni & Bertarelli 2186.

"[Jommelli] was important among those who initiated the mid-18th-century modifications to singer-dominated Italian opera. His greatest achievements represent a combination of German complexity, French decorative elements and Italian brio, welded together by an extraordinary gift for dramatic effectiveness." Marita P. McClymonds et al in Grove online. Item #22771

Price: $475.00  other currencies

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