Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Arcus Constantini - The Arch of Constantine - Rome, Italy - 1624

Description
Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Arcus Constantini - The Arch of Constantine - Rome, Italy - 1624
Gravure de folio à la main - Non signé(e) - 1624

The Arch of Constantine and its Ancient Surrounds. The Arch of Constantine was located between the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. The construction reused a number of sculptural elements and friezes from other monuments and buildings. It contains works created for or erected Marcus Aurelius, Hadrian, and Trajan.

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.

Informations du lot
Artiste
Giacomo Lauro (1550- –1605) Hand coloured folio engraving - Arcus Constantini
Titre de l'œuvre d'art
The Arch of Constantine - Rome, Italy - 1624
Année
1624
Technique
Gravure de folio à la main
Signature
Non signé(e)
État
Dans l'ensemble en bon état
Vente avec cadre
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