Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Vestigia Arcus Septimii Severi - Remains of the Arch of Septimius Severus - Rome, Italy - 1624

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Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Vestigia Arcus Septimii Severi - Remains of the Arch of Septimius Severus - Rome, Italy - 1624
Incisione in folio colorata a mano - Non firmato - 1624

Remains of the Arch of Septimius Severus. During Lauro's time, and until the 18th century, the arch was covered with debris and soil. Excavation of the Roman Forum began in the eighteenth century and the arch is considered to be one of the most in tact monuments.

The verso of this leaf is blank.



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: 30 x 22 cm


Minor marks to margins. Excellent impression.

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Artista
Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Vestigia Arcus Septimii Severi
Titolo dell'opera
Remains of the Arch of Septimius Severus - Rome, Italy - 1624
Anno
1624
Tecnica
Incisione in folio colorata a mano
Firma
Non firmato
Condizioni
In buone condizioni generali
Vendita con cornice
No
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