Postcard - Sborgi-A. del Senno

Title

Postcard - Sborgi-A. del Senno

Type

Stationery-Postcard

Coverage

Italy

Description

This postcard features an illustration (Il saluto di Beatrice) by A. del Senno of Beatric greeting Dante. On the verso, the card has a quotation in Italian from Dante's Vita nuova (3:1): "'...E passando per una via volse gli occhi verso quella parte ove io era molto pauroso e... mi salutò virtuosamente tanto'." (And passing along a street, she turned her eyes toward where I stood timidly and ... she greeted me so miraculously).

The card is stamped with the 10-lire Vatican City postage stamp of 1965 and was postmarked in Vatican City on September 18, 1965.

Extent

139 × 88 mm

Contributor

A. del Senno
E. Sborgi (Florence, Italy)

Language

Italian

Publisher

E. Sborgi (Florence, Italy)

Date

1965-09-18