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ZOCCHI, Giuseppe (c. 1711--1767)
Vedute delle ville, e d'altri luoghi della Toscana. All'ill: Sig. Marchese Andrea Gerini Giuseppe Zocchi D. D.
Firenze appresso Giuseppe Allegrini stampatore in rame, 1744.
[2] p., engr. t.-pl., [50] pl. ; 59.4 cm. (2º)

First edition, with the plates before numbers. The allegorical title-plate of La Toscana incorporates a medallion self-portrait of Zocchi aged 27. Includes plates etched by Piranesi, Marieschi, F.-P. Duflos, Giuliano Giampiccoli, and by Zocchi himself. With the letterpress list of plates bound at the end.

Copy Notes Bound with a copy of Zocchi's Scelta di XXIV vedute ... della città di Firenze published the same year (q.v.). Plate [9] squared in pencil.

Binding Late C18th English half calf, gilt-ruled spine, red morocco lettering-piece obscured by paper-label inscribed in ink '[G]erini. Views In Florence'.

Reference Number 3664


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