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LAURO, G. - Parigi - Paris Capitale de France.

LAURO, G. -  Parigi - Paris Capitale de France.
LAURO, G. - Parigi - Paris Capitale de France.
Date: Rome, ca. 1642
Size: 160 x 240 mm.
Colouring: Uncoloured.
Condition: Good margins, good and dark impression. In mint condition. Text in manuscript underneath the print.

Description

Extremely rare and detailed bird's-eye view of the town of Paris by Giacomo Lauro (active about 1584-1637), taken from "Heroico Splendore delle Città del Mondo", a rare publication for the first time printed in Rome in 1639, and subsequently expanded with ten new plates in 1642. Old pen inscription under the view : Parigi - Paris Capitale de France. Giacomo Lauro, was a skilled engraver and publisher active in Rome between 1585 and 1637 (the year of his death). Lauro engraved from over the years fifty town-plans and sold them as separate publications.
900€
  • Reference N°: 44873
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