Prints / Views & Topography

Price: EUR 390,00

[Plate] Sgrilli, B[ernardo]

Vue de la fameuse cattedrale de Florence / A view of the famous Cathedral of Florence.

Vendu par Jean Batiste Guerrazzi à Livourne. Second half of the 18th. century. Cut just inside the plate mark in the lower margin. Plate mark from left to right 68,5 cm. The whole sheet 48 x 72 cm. One fold. Engraving and etching.

A few tears to the margins. Some creasing to the margins.

A fine view of the Florence Cathedral executed by Bernardo Sgrilli after an original by Giuseppe Zocchi. It was first published in Florence for the 1744 work "Vedutta della Metropolitana Florentina". The present plate has - instead of italian - french and english captions , and was published in Livorno by Guerrazzi instead of Florence. It was probably published in the second half ot the 18th. century.

Item No: 3121