Italian writer and poet, Giovanni Boccaccio recopied Dante's Divine Comedy, accompanying the work with seven pen drawings representing some of the most famous passages of the Inferno.
With the manuscript Boccaccio proves not only his talent in figurative and literary expression,
but also his activity as Dante's publisher.
Patrimoni d'Arte presents Il Dante del Boccaccio, a folder realized with the patronage of the Biblioteca Riccardiana of Florence and with the concession of the
Minister for Cultural Heritage and Tourism.
- 7 Boccaccio drawings in replica on pure cotton paper.
- Print size: 42 x 29,7 cm. - Blue canvas binder with silver hot foil stamping.
- Original dry point intaglio print by master Maurizio Carnevali preserved inside.
- Limited edition of 99 copies.