"St. Pierre de Rome", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Subject: Rome, Italy
Period: 1684 (circa)
Publication: Beschreibung des Ganzten Welt-Kreisses…
Color: Hand Color
4 x 6 inches
10.2 x 15.2 cm
A lovely bird's-eye view of St. Peter's in Rome, filled with visitors. In the background are rolling hills, houses and several large buildings. This is the second state of the map, published in the German edition of Description de l'Univers, with German text above the map.
References: Pastoureau, Manesson-Mallet I B.
Attractive color on watermarked paper with wide margins.