Giuseppe Zocchi

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Giuseppe Zocchi
1711-1767
View of the Arno River from the Porta San Frediano
Pen and black ink, over traces of red chalk, on paper; framing lines in black ink.
10 13/16 x 18 1/2 inches (275 x 470 mm)
Gift of Mr. Junius S. Morgan and Mr. Henry S. Morgan.
1952.30:34
Inscription: 

Inscribed on mount below drawing, in pen and brown ink, "Veduta della Pescaia d'Arno fuori della Porta à San Frediano.".

Provenance: 
Mrs. J.P. Morgan, New York; by descent to her sons Junius S. and Henry S. Morgan.
Bibliography: 

Adams, Frederick B., Jr. Fourth Annual Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1953, p. 63-64.
Pierpont Morgan Library. Review of Acquisitions, 1949-1968. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1969, p. 178.
Dee, Elaine Evans. Views of Florence and Tuscany by Giuseppe Zocchi. Seventy-Seven Drawings from the Collection of the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York. Washington, D.C. : International Exhibitions Foundation, 2nd ed., 1971, no. 34, repr.

Notes: 

Preparatory for an engraving in "Vedute delle ville e d'altri luoghi della Toscana", Florence, 1744, pl. 7.

Associated names: 

Morgan, Jane Norton, 1868-1925, former owner.
Morgan, Junius Spencer, 1892-1960, former owner.
Morgan, Henry S. (Henry Sturgis), 1900-1982, former owner.

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