Boromini; Domenico de Rossi


Domenico de Rossi. “Altri due pensieri del medesimo Boromini sopra il suddetto Altar Maggiore parimente non messi in opera”. (Two other studies of the same Boromini over the above-mentioned Major Altar — neither design actually realized). Pl 49. From Studio d’architettura civile . . . di Roma . . . Three volumes. Rome: 1702-21. Folio. ca. 15 x 10. Engraving. Very good condition.


Architectural details illustrating secular and religious buildings constructed in Rome in the 16th and 17th centuries. Excellent examples of contemporary and near-contemporary records of architecture, these precise engravings show the styles recently constructed.