SAINT-NON, Jean-Claude-Richard, abbé de (1727-91):

Vue de l’entrée de Tivoli et des murs de la Villa d’Est (sic), from a set of six Raccolta di vedute disegnate d’apresso natura, nella ville ed’ intorno di Roma, after Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Etching, 1764. Cailleux 39; Guimbaud 27(d)
Provenance : F. H. (Lugt 3373)

A fine impression with margins all round, in very good condition. 148 x 189mm.

In this series three scenes were drawn by Fragonard, two by Hubert Robert and one is unattributed. The three friends and artists travelled around Italy together as a part of their youthful studies, and later etched from various of their drawings.