Very rare French Edition.
The Column of Marcus Aurelius in Piazza Colonna, Rome. At the time of the engraving this column was known as the Column of Antoninus Pius, due to a mistaken inscription.
Leaf: 33 x 22.3 cm
Aegidius Sadeler (c. 1570-1629) was a Flemish baroque era painter and engraver; the best (Hind) of a notable dynasty of engravers, who were also significant as dealers and distributors of prints. He spent most of his career based in Prague where Emperor Rudolf II commissioned many of his works.
Very good condition. Binder’s stab marks to outer margin from binding. Recent hand colour.
- Marco Sadeler (1614 - 1660); Daumont ex
- Title of artwork
- ‘Colonne Antonini ’, The Column of Marcus Aurelius - Rome, Italy - Rare French Edition c 1660
- Plate signed
- Good condition
- Total dimensions
- 33.7×23×0 cm