Scelta di 24 Vedute... di Firenze. Florence, 1744. Engraving. 498 x 676 mm. A fine view of the gathering at the Piazza San Croce in Florence for the Festa del Calcio in 1738. Includes a wagonload of revellers dressed as peasants, one of whom plays a tambourine. -- With two other prints by Zocchi relating to the canonization of CATHERINE DE RICCI by POPE BENEDICT XIV, showing the procession and interior at the convent of San Vicenzio and the rejoicings at Prato. (3)" /> FLORENCE 1738 -- [PRINTS]. ZOCCHI, Giuseppe. "Veduta della Chiesa, e Piazze di. S. Croce con la festa del Calcio fatto l'anno 1738 all Real presenza de Regnanti Sourani." Plate 24 from: Zochi, <I>Scelta di 24 Vedute... di Firenze</I>. Florence, 1744. Engraving. 498 x 676 mm. A fine view of the gathering at the Piazza San Croce in Florence for the Festa del Calcio in 1738. Includes a wagonload of revellers dressed as peasants, one of whom plays a tambourine. -- With two other prints by Zocchi relating to the canonization of CATHERINE DE RICCI by POPE BENEDICT XIV, showing the procession and interior at the convent of San Vicenzio and the rejoicings at Prato. (3)|
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    Splendid Ceremonies the Paul and Marianne Gourary Collection of Illustrated Fête Books

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 136

    FLORENCE 1738 -- [PRINTS]. ZOCCHI, Giuseppe. "Veduta della Chiesa, e Piazze di. S. Croce con la festa del Calcio fatto l'anno 1738 all Real presenza de Regnanti Sourani." Plate 24 from: Zochi, Scelta di 24 Vedute... di Firenze. Florence, 1744. Engraving. 498 x 676 mm. A fine view of the gathering at the Piazza San Croce in Florence for the Festa del Calcio in 1738. Includes a wagonload of revellers dressed as peasants, one of whom plays a tambourine. -- With two other prints by Zocchi relating to the canonization of CATHERINE DE RICCI by POPE BENEDICT XIV, showing the procession and interior at the convent of San Vicenzio and the rejoicings at Prato. (3)

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    FLORENCE 1738 -- [PRINTS]. ZOCCHI, Giuseppe. "Veduta della Chiesa, e Piazze di. S. Croce con la festa del Calcio fatto l'anno 1738 all Real presenza de Regnanti Sourani." Plate 24 from: Zochi, Scelta di 24 Vedute... di Firenze. Florence, 1744. Engraving. 498 x 676 mm. A fine view of the gathering at the Piazza San Croce in Florence for the Festa del Calcio in 1738. Includes a wagonload of revellers dressed as peasants, one of whom plays a tambourine. -- With two other prints by Zocchi relating to the canonization of CATHERINE DE RICCI by POPE BENEDICT XIV, showing the procession and interior at the convent of San Vicenzio and the rejoicings at Prato. (3)


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