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Della pittura Veneziana trattato in cui osservasi l'ordine del Busching [sic], e si conserva la dottrina, e le definizioni del Zanetti. Venice, Tosi,

VENICE  (1797.)

£700.00 

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Engraved frontispiece at begining of each part.2 parts in one vol. Sm. 8vo. VII, "145" [i.e. 245]; 256pp. Contemporary boards.

An excellent artistic guide to Venice which follows on from the works of Boschini (erroneously referred to as "Busching" on the title-page) and Zanetti, and updates the latter's work. There are descriptions of the numerous churches, and accounts of the paintings and other works of art to be found in them. In excellent condition.Cicognara 4376 ("Ottimo libretto"). Cicogna 4661.

Stock Code: 38680