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Trajan’s Column: View from the ruins of Trajan’s forum.
Livorno: Balloon view from the Fanal dei Pisani, overlooking the Pentagona de Buotalenti.
The Colosseum: View of the exterior of the world’s largest ampitheatre by one of the 18th century’s greatest printmakers. With detailed key. 1st edition, Rome. Hind 57.
Panoramic view over the Tiber from Janiculum Hill or the Giancolo: With ornate title, festoons and wide decorative border.
Florence: Panoramic view from Vaga Loggia on the Arono: After Giuseppe Zocchi
Palazzo Ducale and the Riva degli Schiavoni: Looking eastwards with the column of St Mark’s to the left. After Antonio Canaletto.
Italy: An illustrative description of national characteristics.
Rare Panorama of Rome from the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore to St Peter’s Cathedral. With a key to principal buildings and a poem in Latin, Dutch and French to the ‘ornament of Europe’.
Piazza di San Marco: Looking towards the Basilica.
Milan: Balloon view from above the Policlinico of Milan. Looking towards the Cathedral.
Genoa: Piazza di Pellicceria. View of Palazzo di Spinolla and its landing stage..
Dogano: View of the Grand Canal. After Canaletto.
Balloon View:Looking towards the Adriatic from near the basilica of St Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.
Panorama from the Bay of Naples: Looking towards the city with Mount Vesuvius in the distance. From Hildebrandt’s ‘Round the World’ voyage.
Ancona: Panorama of the port from the Adriatic. With 14 vignettes of principal structures.
Quirinal Hill: Palazzo del Quirinal seen from the Piazza with the statues of Castor and Pollux. The obelisk now erected between them had yet to be found at the Tomb of Augustus. After Giovanni Falda.
Ponte Rialto: From the Grand Canal.
Bay of Naples: Looking towards Procida and Mount Vesuvius.
Rialto: Ponte di Rialto.View from the Grand Canal.
Bird’s eye view of Rome: From the fortifications damaged in the Second Italian War of Independence with emphasis on the Collosseum.
Palazzo Barberini (Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica).
Chariot Rascing in the hippodrome located at the south end of Campus Martius in the area of Teatro Marcello on the Tiber. After Johannes Blaeu.
Stromboli:View of the volcano from the shores of Panerea.
Verona: Balloon view of the city from above the Castel Vecchio.
Rare Bird’s Eye view of the city of Venice from the Guidecca:
Scenes of San Marino: Views of the new Government Palace and Captain-Regent rulers:
Bird’s Eye view: From Guidecca near San Giorgi Maggiore towards Piazza San Marco and the Lido.
Ponte Sta Trinita: Panorama from Palazzo Capponi. After Giuseppe Zocchi.
Figure of the Nile. Grande Fountana di Piazza Navona.
Turin: Prospective decoration for the Palazzo Reale at Piazza. With key in Italian.
Panorama of Forence: Following the annexation of Tuscany into the Kingdom of Italy, Florence became the capital until 1870 when it was replaced by Rome.
Balloon View from Chiaia beach at Forio: Looking towards Castello Arogonese at Ischia, and Mount Vesuvius.
Santa Maria del Fiore: View of the Cathedral and Piazza del Duomo with the procession of Corpus Domini. After Giuseppe Zocchi.
Verona: Early view of the Ampitheatre from over the Adige river with decorative border
Panorama of Florence and its environs: View from the Convento Padri Cappuccini Montughi. After Giuseppe Zocchi.
Rimini: View of the Tiberius Bridge over the Marecchia. Completed in 20 AD, it famously withstood all attempts to destroy it in WWII.
Trevi Fountain: View of the fountain and Piazza.
Messina:The Strait of Messina with the ship Foudroyant.
Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari: East Front with the Campanile.
Ortles Alps with camp of von Payer who first mapped the Alps in 1865-68 With key.
Sposalizio del Mare: Allegorical marriage of Venice to the Adriatic during the Festa della Sensa (Feast of Ascension). With the Bucentauro, the Galley of the Doge of Venice and other ships in front of San Nicolo al Lido.