Fri, Oct 20, 2017 10:00AM EDT - Sun, Oct 22, 2017 10:00AM EDT
Luigi Rossini (Italian, 1790-1857). A large portfolio containing 145 Roman architecture etching plates, comprised of two title pages including Le Antichita Dei Contorni di Roma and Le Antichita a di Preneste e del Tusculo, 138 image plates, and 5 plans entitled La Creduta Villa di Mecenate Ma Foro coi suoi Edifici Annessi, Elio Adriana Imperatore, Ristauro della Villa di C Cassio, Scavi Fatti al Tusculo sino all' Anno 1826, and Ristauro del Tempio della Fortuna Prenestina; each sheet 30.75 x 21.75 in., portfolio size 32 x 22 in.
Significant damage to the portfolio: the binding is completely torn resulting in the front and back covers to be separated. Each sheet has wear on the edges and corners. Creases and folds, including on one of the title pages. But there are no major tears affecting plates.
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