"Jerusalem", Rosaccio, Guiseppe
Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land
Period: 1598 (published)
Publication: Viaggio da Venetia a Constantinopoli…
Color: Hand Color
6.5 x 4.3 inches
16.5 x 10.9 cm
A range of mountains including Mount Sinai and the Mount of Olives form the background of the imaginary view of the city of Jerusalem. It depicts a mixture of the ancient and contemporary cities with several building locations mixed-up. The rare view was engraved by Camocio.
References: cf Laor #1065.
Some surface soil in margins and a couple tiny spots in the image.