Plan of the City of Rome

Plan of the City of Rome

Italy — 1645

Plan of the City of Rome

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Plan of the City of Rome

This an aerial view of Rome from the northwest depicting the city in the late 16th century and consists of 12 etched plates that fit neatly together. It is the work of the painter and engraver Antonio Tempesta, who was trained in Florence by both Italian and Flemish masters before relocating to Rome. First printed in 1593, this updated edition was published in 1645 by Giovanni Domenico de Rossi and was dedicated to Cardinal Camillo Pamphili.

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Alternative Titles
Stadtplan von Rom
Origin
Italy
Date
1645
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Cardinal Camillo Pamphili

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#1 Plan of the City of Rome

Commentary: 1 volume
Language: Italian
1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size) Reproduction of the entire original document as detailed as possible (scope, format, colors). The binding may not correspond to the original or current document binding.
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