Instrumento in Batam” From: Bonanni, Filippo. Gabinetto armonico pieno d’ istromenti sonori indicati e spiegati. Nella Stamperia di Giorgio Plancho, Rome, (Rome: Giorgio Placho, ) Quarto; 99 leaves, plus frontispiece and [of ] plates; modern half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards. Bonanni, Filippo () Gabinetto Armonico pieno d’Istromenti sonori indicati, e spiegati dal padre Filippo Bonanni della Compagnia di Giesù offerto al .

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Bonanni describes a total of ancient and modern instruments, including examples from Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and America: Marbled flyleaves, red edges. The present book, reprinted inwas Bonanni’s last publication. First edition of the earliest attempt to describe and depict every known musical instrument from ancient times up to the period in which the author lived, and one of the most important eighteenth-century sources for the history of musical instruments.

Gabinetto armonico pieno d’istromenti sonori

CIII is misplaced before p. Early music online survey: Email alerts New issue alert. The image is unusual first because the player is a woman and second because the accompanying text states that she was a poor vagrant, in marked distinction to other accounts of the instrument that stress its aristocratic and virtuosic nature.

A good, genuine copy. The unsigned plates are attributed to Van Westerhout and Spargioni. Spine with five raised bands, gilt-tooled; title in gold on morocco lettering-piece.


The double-folding plate shows the ‘Galleria armonica’, i. You could not be signed in.

Filippo Buonanni and the harmonic Cabinet

Lutes, vihuelas and guitars—filling in some gaps. This latter is proposed as a possible model for the unusual format of the Gabinettowhereby each instrument is illustrated as part of a full-length portrait of a player.

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Sign In Forgot password? Other non-musical sources with which Bonanni was clearly familiar are also taken into account, including travel writings and in particular the collection of Turkish costume illustrations published by Charles de Ferriol in It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Very light browning throughout, some plates more heavily browned.

You do not currently have access to this article. Most users should sign in with their email address. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. Several instruments are also related to the New World, such as the ‘Trombo della Florida’. Sign in via your Institution Sign in. Musical instruments in the Museum Kircherianum.


Contemporary mottled calf, covers within triple gilt fillet. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic.

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Spine damaged, joints heavily restored. This article locates the work at the intersection of a number of traditions of representing music, including music treatises, cabinets of curiosities and virtual paper museums. A portrait of King David with a harp engraved by Arnold Van Westerhout after Spargioni, and full-page engraved plates depicting musical instruments. afmonico

Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. Published by Oxford University Gabinegto. Mayer-Deutsch, Das Musaeum Kircherianum. He was also responsible for the Museum Kircherianum, and this volume presents the important collection of musical instruments once assembled in this museum.

X5v, is also augmented with three new entries.

The author gabonetto this work, the Jesuit Filippo Bonanni, was chief librarian at the Collegio Romano, and succeeded his teacher Athanasius Kircher as Professor of Mathematics.