Original antique print, titled: ‘Arco di Druso, e Porta Capena’. It shows: a view through the Arch of Druso (Arco di Druso) in Rome, Italy, close to the First Mile of the Appian Way, and next to the Porta San Sebastiano. An ox-drawn cart and several figures are visible in front of the Arch.
Made by after an anonymous artist.
Medium: engraving / etching on wove paper.
Sheet size: 60.5 x 50.5 cm (23.82 x 19.88 inch). Image size: 46.5 x 39.5 cm. (18.31 x 15.55 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. Image: very nice dark impression. Some foxing in the margins, ghosting and an impression from earlier framing in the margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
ARCH-DRUSUS-ROME-ITALY-APPIAN WAY-FIRST MILE | DP-A1-001-23
From the series: ‘Le antichita Romane.’ (Roman antiquities.), published in Rome, 1820. Master print. Our definition of master print is: a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters. Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Luigi Rossini.
Biography engraver: Luigi Rossini (1790-1857), an Italian artist, best known for his etchings of ancient Roman architecture.