WETZEL, Johann Jakob.
Voyage Pittoresque au Lac de Come.

Published
Zurich: Chez Orell Fussli, 1822.
References
Not in Abbey, Bobins 604 & 505.
Plates
15
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
$25,001-100,000
Ref
5649

Folio, 15 hand coloured aquatint plates, fresh marbled boards, over fresh maroon half leather boards. Spine rubbed, title in gilt to spine, fresh endpapers. Bookplates of 'Norman R Bobins' & 'Guido Bertero' to front pastedown. Each plate is accompanied by a leaf of French text and a tissue guard.

Coloured plates in order:

1. Ripa.
2. Domaso.
3. Gravedona.
4. Musso.
5. Menaggio.
6. Sur la Hauteur de Menaggio vers Lecco.
7. Villa Melzi et Bellaggio.
8. Villa Somariva vis a vis Bellaggio.
9. Villa Serbelloni.
10. Isola St. Giovanni.
11. Villa Pliniana.
12. Le Faubourg de Vico a Come.
13. Palazzo al Ulmo vers Torno.
14. Como.
15. Lecco.