Antonino Bova (1708-1775) - "Machina de fuochi artificiali eretta nella Piazza del Regal Palagio"

Description
Antonino Bova (1708-1775) - "Machina de fuochi artificiali eretta nella Piazza del Regal Palagio"
Etching - Plate signed - 1735

Sheet with wide margins, on laid paper, in good condition, only the original fold is visible (see photos).
On bottom left ”Sac. D. Nicolò Palma Ingen. dell'Ecc. senato inven.". title in the middle, on the right "Sac. D. Antonino Bova scul.",
Beautiful and spectacular depiction of the fireworks machine from "La Reggia in trionfo..." by Pietro La Placa, a splendid and rare book of feasts illustrated by plates by Giuseppe Vasi, Antonino Bova and Francesco Ciche with the festive decorations of the palaces and monuments of Palermo for the coronation of Carlo Infante of Spain as Sovereign of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.
Rare.

Lot details
Artist
Antonino Bova (1708-1775)
Title of artwork
"Machina de fuochi artificiali eretta nella Piazza del Regal Palagio"
Year
1735
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
365×295 mm
Total dimensions
455×340×0 mm
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