A View of the Seat of Belvedere in Vaticano near Rome. Vue de la Maison de Belvedere dans la Vatican aupres de Rome.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament November, 12. 1750. London, Printed for Robt Sayer Map & Print Seller opposite Fetter Lane, Fleet Street,
Fine hand-coloured engraving, sheet 270 x 435mm (10½ x 17"). Trimmed close to plate; small tear from bottom edge. Small amount of foxing.
Elevated perspective view of formal garden, buildings and surrounding landscape of the Cortile del Belvedere at the Vatican Palace in Rome. A copy in the same direction of the etching by Piranesi from the 'Varie vedute di Roma antica e moderna' of 1741-8.
For impression with 18th century black borders see ref. 25566
[Ref: 40232] £280.00