Auction 458 / Lot n° 43

BERTOTTI SCAMOZZI, Ottavio (1719-1790) - PALLADIO, Andrea (1518-1580) - Le Fabbriche e i disegni. Raccolti ed illustrati da Ottavio Bertotti Scamozzi. Vicenza: Giovanni Rossi, 1786. Copy with engraved plates on blue paper. 4 volumes, folio (467 x 322mm). Large engraved vignettes on titles, author's portrait by E. Ravenet after David Rossi, an unnumbered plate and 206 (of 209) engraved plates of which many double-page (lacking plates 33 and 36 in vol. III and plate 6 in vol. IV, some spotting, marginal tear touching plate 11 in vol. I and few other marginal repairs). Contemporary half calf on marbled boards (some panels detached and general wear). (4)

Estimate 500 - 800€