(Leonbruno, Lorenzo) (1480-1537) - Girolamo Prandi: Notizie storiche spettanti la vita e le opere di Lorenzo Leonbruno, insigne pittore mantovano del secolo XVI.
Mantova, presso li Fratelli Negretti, 1840. Seconda Edizione. 8vo. [iv] + 86 pp. + engraved frontispiece portrait + 3 engraved plates (1 folding).
Later marbled boards, gilt label on spine, original wrappers preserved, uncut apart from top edge (Levins Bokbinderi, Uppsala). Some very slight foxing. Bookplate of Art professor at Gothenburg university Per Gustaf Hamberg (1913-1978). A very attractive copy.
Lorenzo Leonbruno was an Italian Renaissance painter, active mainly in his native Mantua / Mantova and a pupil of the painter Lorenzo Costa. Leonbruno also worked as an architect and engineer.
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