Lot 43

2 large allegorical engravings. 1. Venice, A. Bosio, 1682. Ca. 46 x 34,5 cm, broadsheet, ca. 57 x 42 cm (margins soiled, a few tiny hole). In good condition. Nice allegory of Fame with putti, and an anonymous printed "Sonetto per l'impareggiabile valore della Signora Margherita Salicola. Che nel Famoso Teatro di S. Saluatore rappresenta in musica la parte d'Erinda l'anno M.DC.LXXXII". - 2. Zacco, Antonio, Catania, 1787. Ca. 41 x 51,5 cm. Very good condition. Large engr. border with classical imagery around membership certificate of the Accademia degli Etnei di Catania. With ms. text, written in the name of "Vincenzo Ignazio Paterno Castello, Principe di Biscari, Protettore". A. Zacco (1747-1831) was a Sicilian artist in the service of the Princes of Biscari. With paper seal.