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L'Arte: Rivista di Storia Dell'Arte Mediovale e Moderna e D'Arte Decorative, by Adolfo Venturi.
Published 1910, Rome by Casa Editrice de L'Arte.
480 pages. Text in Italian. Profusely illustrated throughout, several plates tipped in.
Period 1/2 vellum binding, smooth spine, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather labels, marbled covers and end papers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Interior contents clean and bright, light scattered age spotting to some pages (never heavy or severe). Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive. Lovely folio book with a handsome shelf appearance.
Book measures: 13" H X 9 1/4" W.