(Selva) Bassi, Elena
Giannantonio Selva architetto Veneziano.
Padova, Cedam 1936.
8vo. xv+(1)+243+(3)pp, (82) photo plates (numbered 1-60 with many bis numbers). Publisher’s printed wrappers.
Giovanni Selva (1751-1819) was the most highly regarded Venetian architect in the years before and after 1800, designing the Fenice theatre there 1790-2, and this is a very competent study, now scarce, of his life and architectural works.