Giovanni Giacomo De Rossi (Italian, Rome 1627–1691 Rome)
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1928
Not on view
41 plates from the series of architectural views of Roman palazzi after the drawings by the architect Pietro Ferrerio. The views are preceded by a dedication to cardinal Antonio Barberini. The series includes frontal views and floor plans, combined with inscriptions identifying the buildings and their owners.
Marking: Blind stamp of Albert Forbes Sieveking, several times trhroughout the compendium.
Albert Forbes Sieveking (British, 1857–1951); Vendor: Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. (London)