Il S. Alessio : dramma musicale : dall'eminentissimo, et reverendissimo signore card. Barberino, fatto rappresentare al serenissimo prencipe Alessandro Carlo di Polonia / dedicato a Sua Eminenza e posto in musica da Stefano Landi romano...
Landi, Stefano, 1586 or 1587-1639.
In Roma : Appresso Paolo Masotti, MDCXXXIV 
1 score (182 p., 8 [i.e. 16] leaves of plates) : ill. ; 35 cm. (fol.)
Extra illustrated copy with additional set of engravings (without the proscenium arches). No. 3 of 3 titles bound together. Cf. RISM L534. Engraved plates representing opera decors; each signed "J.B. [i.e. J.L. Bernini]; J. Collignon, sculp." MUS : Gift of the Friends of Music and The Library Associates, 1953. Music by Stefano Landi, libretto by Giulio Rospigliosi. Cf. Grove music online. Opera performed at thePalazzo della Cancelleria during the Carnival in Rome, 1634, honoring the visit of Prince Alexander Charles of Poland. Set design is often falsely attributed to Gian Lorenzo Bernini; Pietro da Cortona contributed to the set design. Cf. Art Bulletin 46:4 (Dec. 1964) p. 569, fn 3. T.p. with engraved coat of arms of Cardinal Barberino.
Music by Stefano Landi, libretto by Giulio Rospigliosi. Cf. Grove music online. Opera performed at the Palazzo della Cancelleria during the Carnival in Rome, 1634, honoring the visit of Prince Alexander Charles of Poland. Set design is often falsely attributed to Gian Lorenzo Bernini; Pietro da Cortona contributed to the set design. Cf. Art Bulletin 46:4 (Dec. 1964) p. 569, fn 3.
Operas--Scores. Royal visitors--Italy--Rome--Early works to 1800.
Alexius,--Saint. Barberini, Francesco, 1597-1679. Clement IX, Pope, 1600-1669. Collignon, François, 1609?-1657. Friends of Music at Yale University Gift, 1953. Library Associates--Gift, 1953. Pietro, da Cortona, 1596-1669. Waza, Aleksander Karol,--1614-1634.
Festival books--Italy--Rome--1634. Operas--Italy--Rome--1634.
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