Israel Silvestre (1621-1691) - "Voicy un petit racourcy de cette grande ville de Rome.."

Description
Israel Silvestre (1621-1691) - "Voicy un petit racourcy de cette grande ville de Rome.."
Etching - 1654

Sheet with good margins, on laid paper, in very good condition (please see photos). Date "1654", at the bottom right, inside the image.
Below the image, description in French on three lines, further down "Israel silvestre delin. et fecit. A PARIS chez Israel Henriet, ruë de lArbre sec, au logis de Monsieur Orfevre de la reyne, proche la croix du Tiroir, Avec privil. du Roy".
Beautiful view of Rome with St. Peter in the background, in the foreground the personification of the two rivers and a wolf, symbol of Rome. From "Diverses veuës de Rome et des environs, faictes par Israel Silvestre et mises en limiere par Israel Henriet".

Lot details
Artist
Israel Silvestre (1621-1691)
Title of artwork
"Voicy un petit racourcy de cette grande ville de Rome.."
Year
1654
Technique
Etching
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
140×247 mm
Total dimensions
198×300×0 mm
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