Giacomo Lauro (act.1583-1645) - Quarto engraving - Vatican St. Peter’s Rome, Italy "Basilica S. Petri in Vatican” - 1626

Description
Giacomo Lauro (act.1583-1645) - Quarto engraving - Vatican St. Peter’s Rome, Italy "Basilica S. Petri in Vatican” - 1626
Engraving, Watercolour - Not signed - 1624



Lauro, Giacomo ( Jacobus Laurus )

Antiquae Urbis Splendor, Hoc Est Praecipua Eiusdem Templa Amphitheatra Theatra Circi Naumachiae Arcus Triumphales Mausolea .
Romae, Apresso Vitale Mascardi, Roma, 1624.

FINE ENGRAVING from one of the most influential and beautiful works on the monuments and antiquities of ancient Rome. The Antiquae urbis splendor, ('The Splendor of the Ancient City') served as an important reference book and source of inspiration for many writers and artists. Giacomo Lauro was a roman printmaker active from 1583 to about 1650.

Leaf: 27.5 x 21 cm

Recent hand colour.

Lot details
Object
Print
Artist
Giacomo Lauro (act.1583-1645)
Title of artwork
Quarto engraving - Vatican St. Peter’s Rome, Italy "Basilica S. Petri in Vatican” - 1626
Period
Pre-1800
Year
1624
Technique
Engraving, Watercolour
Signature
Not signed
Edition
First Issue without text to verso
Condition
In good condition
Total dimensions
28×20×0 cm
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