London, South Kensington
7 June 2010
WYNNE, Giustina, Countess of Rosenberg. Alticchiero. Padua: 1787. 4° (277 x 189mm), engraved title with vignette by Giovanni de Pian, folding engraved plan and 29 numbered plates, two folding. 20th-century half calf over [?]earlier marbled boards.
A rare description in French of Angelo Querini's country house and garden, dedicated to William Petty, Marquess of Lansdowne. cf. Francis Haskell, Painters and Patrons, 1963, pp. 368-372.
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