Auction 162, Lot 593

"Rome Ancienne et Moderne", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Rome, Italy

Period: 1708 (published)

Publication: Atlas Historique…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.2 x 13.2 inches
43.7 x 33.5 cm

This handsome plan of Rome shows the streets, parks, major buildings and the fortifications and ramparts in the southern part of the city below the river. Numerous tables keyed to the map name hundreds of palaces, colleges, gardens, ancient ruins and monuments and other important buildings. Eighteen formal gardens are listed.

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Condition: A

A crisp impression with a couple of tiny, unobtrusive spots and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 4/26/2017

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