Il Nuovo Teatro delle Fabbriche, et Edificii, in Prospettiva di Rome Moderna (...)
Designed by Giovanni Battista Falda (Italian, Valduggia 1643–1678 Rome)
Published by Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
Overall: 11 x 15 15/16 x 1 7/16 in. (28 x 40.5 x 3.6 cm)
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1931
Not on view
First, second and third book of 'Il Nuovo Teatro' containing views of the main public buildings, churches and monuments of Rome as portrayed by Falda. The books are bound with 'Le Fontane di Roma' and 'Le Fontane delle Ville di Frascati nel Tuscolano'.
Marking: Bookplate pasted on inside front board "Hare of Docking Esquire"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 13, 2009–October 4, 2009.
Destailleur, Liv et Est. 646 (gives 87 plates in all); Jessen 1304; Univ.Cat.I.532; Graesse II.549; S.K.B. 2666.p. 549 (lists 5 parts, indicates 2 more plates to Book III