"Hortus seu Vinea Illmae. Familia Ciantes ad Radices Montis Testacei Roma Cryptis Aeolys celebris", Kircher, Athanasius
Subject: Italy, Rome
Period: 1682 (published)
Publication: d'Onder-Aardse Weereld
Color: Hand Color
6.8 x 7.5 inches
17.3 x 19.1 cm
This deftly engraved view portrays a portion of Rome with the Tiber River in the foreground and the St. Stefano Rotunda at upper left. On a full sheet of Dutch text with a mention of the growing of wine in the banner cartouche.