Images of the Grand Tour. Louis Ducroz 1748-1810.
Geneva, Editions du Tricorne 1985.
Folio. 111 + (1)pp, many photo ills (some colour). Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. James Stirling’s copy.
Good catalogue for an exhibition of watercolours by the Swiss landscape artist Louis Ducros held successively in London and Lausanne in 1985-6. Ducros lived and worked in Rome and Naples between 1776 and 1807, and his views of buildings and scenery in Rome and Southern Italy were highly regarded by contemporaries.