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Plan of the City of Rome

Artist:
Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)
Publisher:
Published by Giovanni Domenico de Rossi (Italian, 1619–1653)
Dedicatee:
Dedicated to Cardinal Camillo Pamphili
Date:
1645
Medium:
Etching with some engraving, undescribed state (printed from 12 plates)
Dimensions:
Overall: 41 5/16 x 94 1/2 in. (105 x 240 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Edward Pearce Casey Fund, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.1027(1-12)
Not on view
Plan or aerial view of the city of Rome, taken from the north-west. The map shows Rome in its late sixteenth-century condition. The map was first printed in 1593. This edition with changes dates to 1645.
Signature: Antonio Tempesta Florentinus Invenit, Delineavit et Fecit
Vendor: R. E. Lewis Inc.
TIB XXXVII.37.297; B.1460
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