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ZOCCHI, Giuseppe (c. 1711—1767)
[Scelta di XXIV vedute. 1754]
Scelta di XXIV vedute delle principali contrade, piazze, chiese, e palazzi della citta di Firenze ...
[Florence]: appresso Giuseppe Bouchard libraio Francese in Firenze, 1754.
Engr. t.-pl., engr. dedic., engr. map, XXIV pl. ; 74.0 cm. (2º)

First issued in 1744 by Giuseppe Allegrini (q.v.). With the later state of the title-plate and pl. XV misnumbered XIV, and retaining the dedication to Maria Teresa Queen of Hungary and Grand Duchess of Tuscany dated 1 July 1744. The unsigned 'Pianta Della Città di Firenze nelle sue vere misure ...' bears Bouchard's imprint dated 1755.

Copy Notes With the dedication misbound before the title-plate. Bound (2) with a copy of G.E. Morghen's Pitture del salone imperiale del Palazzo di Firenze, 1751 (q.v.), bought at the Adam Sale, May 1818 (q.v.), lot 104, for £2 12s. 6d. (Bolton Appendix, p. 331; and Priv. Corr. XVI.E.3.12).

Binding C18th half vellum, later red morocco label lettered 'Zocchi &c.'.

Reference Number 3663


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