London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
FERRERIO, Pietro and Giovanni Battista FALDA. Palazzi di Roma de piu celebri architetti. Rome: G.G. Rossi, [c.1690]. 2 parts in one volume. Oblong 2° (368 x 460mm). Engraved titles and 98 plates (only, of 103, a few minor spots and stains, waterstain in upper margins at the end occasionally affecting engraved area). Modern vellum. Provenance: Carl Ostertag-Siegle. Cicognara 3719 'Opera di bellissima esecuzione in ispecie la seconda parte'.
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