Copperplate engraving / etching on a vellin type hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 24 x 39 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 13 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 9.4 x 15.4 inch. The image size is ca. 7.7 x 5.1 inch.
Plate page 41: This plate shows the Temple of Janus in Rome. On verso the Meta Sudans, a large monumental conical fountain in ancient Rome. Text on both sides. This original old antique print / plate originates from: ‘Beschryving van Oud en Nieuw Rome. Verdeelt in drie Deelen. In ‘t Fransch beschreven door den Heer Francois Desseine. En in ‘t Nederduitsch vertaalt.’, by Francois Desseine and published by Francois Halma in 1704, first published in French in 1690. Copies of this work are rarely complete as the maps and engravings are of high quality matching the work of Piranesi. This plate by J. Goeree and J. van Vianen.Artists and Engravers: Publisher: Francois Halma (1653-1722). Engraved by Jan van Vianen (b. c. 1660) after Jan Goeree (1670-1731).
Condition: Good. General age related toning and soiling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ROME-CURIA HOSTILIA-TEMPLE-DIONYSUS-META SUDANS-ITALY-HALMA