Half-length portrait engraving by C. Biondi. Italian, ca. 1780. Egidio DUNI.

Half-length portrait engraving by C. Biondi. Italian, ca. 1780

83 x 68 mm.

Laid down to backing and in turn to light mat with titling and biographical details in contemporary manuscript.

"[Duni] was one of the most important opéra comique composers in the third quarter of the 18th century, contributing to the creation of a new style in that genre, the comédie mêlée d’ariettes, through the blending of Italian elements with the traditional French ones." Kent M. Smith and Elisabeth Cook in Grove Music Online. Item #25611

Price: $250.00  other currencies

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