Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1711-1767)
View of the Tiber looking towards the Castel Sant'Angelo, with Saint Peter's in the distance
oil on canvas
55 x 110cm (21 5/8 x 43 5/16in).
- Please note the present painting is fully attributed to Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1711-1767). We are grateful to Laura Laureati for suggesting this attribution and also for bringing to our attention a pen and ink drawing by Giuseppe Zocchi, which belonged to Sir Horace Mann (1701-1786) that was offered at Sothebys London 11 July 1979, lot 182, and shows the Tiber and the Castel SantAngelo from the same viewpoint (see additional illustration).