|Description: We offer a hand-colored copper engraving of an interior view of Pisa. The image is 12 ½” x 9 ⅜” on a sheet of wove paper 14 ¾”x 11 ⅜”. The print is lavishly hand colored, including a grey blue trompe l’oeil boarder, as issued. Titled in the plate “Veduta prospettica interna della Chiesa Primaziale di Pisa” and inscribed under the image “Florido Galli dis, Ranieri Grassi inc” Printed by Ranieri Prosperi. Item #PR00245.
Ranieri Grassi was a Pisan engraver, scholar, historian and antiquarian active from the 1820’s to the 1860’s.
Condition: There is a small area of adhesive tissue at the lower left corner, otherwise the print is in fine untouched condition.