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Sale: 464 / Rare Books, May 28. 2018 in Hamburg Lot 325

 
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Ottavio Bertotti-Scamozzi
Il forestiere istruito delle cose piu' rare di architettura, e di alcune pitture della citta' di Vicenza. Vicenza, G. V. Mosca 1761.

Erste Ausgabe des in Dialogform geschriebenen Führers, der zum größten Teil die von Palladio und Vincenzo Scamozzi gebauten Paläste und Landhäuser in Vicenza behandelt.

Die Tafeln zeigen Aufrisse, Grundrisse, Portale und tlw. Innenansichten der Gebäude. Auch wenn einige unsigniert sind, wurden die Kupfer allesamt, von C. Dall' Acqua nach den Zeichnungen von Bertotti-Scamozzi gestochen. "Described by Goethe, who visited the author in Vincenza on 21 Sept. 1786, as an 'artige Büchelchen', it was aimed in particular at the more intelligent English 'grand tourist'." (British Arch. Libr.).

EINBAND: Zeitgenössischer Halbleineneinband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. 24 : 18,5 cm. - ILLUSTRATION: Mit gestochenem Porträt, gestochener Titelvignette und 36 meist gefalteten Kupfertafeln nach Bertotti-Scamozzi. - KOLLATION: 119 S. - ZUSTAND: Tls. stockfl. (meist im Randbereich), 4 Taf. mit hinterl. Randläsur (1 mit kl. Bildverlust), 2 Taf. mit hinterl. Randeinriß. Einband berieben, Kanten beschabt.

LITERATUR: Fowler 43. - Millard Coll. IV, 19. - British Arch. Libr. I, 262. - UCBA I, 102. - Vgl. Ornamentstich-Slg. Bln. 2709 (spät. Ausg. von 1780). - Nicht bei Cicognara.

First edition of this guide book, with palaces and country houses in Vicenza, built by Palladio and Vincenzo Scamozzi. With engr. portrait, engr. title vignette and 36 mostly folding copperplates after Bertotti-Scamozzi. Contemp. half cloth with gilt spine. - Partly foxed (mostly in the margins), 4 plates with backed marginal defect (1 with small loss of illustration), 2 plates with backed marginal tear. Binding rubbed, edges scraped.

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Ottavio Bertotti-Scamozzi
Il forestiere istruito, 1761.
Estimate: € 1,000 / $ 1,200
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