La Fontane di Roma nelle Piazze e Luoghi Publici della Città (...), part 1
Giovanni Battista Falda (Italian, Valduggia 1643–1678 Rome)
Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
1691 or after
Plate: 8 3/8 x 11 5/16 in. (21.2 x 28.7 cm)
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Gift of D. W. Langton, transferred from the Library (1991.1073.145)
Not on view
First book of Falda's views of the main fountains and water sources in the public domain of the city of Rome. The series contains a title page citing a Papal privilege received in 1691, an allegorical frontispiece with a dedication to Agostino Chigi and 31 plates.
TIB 47 pt.2 Comm. pp. 4-29, .005-.055; pp. 41-42, .077-080.