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  EUROPE 
 Central Italy 

BRAMBILLA, Ambrogio. [Elevation of the Exterior of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome]
Orthographia partis exterioris Templi Divi Petri in Vaticano. Rome: Hendrik van Schoel, 1607. 340 x 455mm
An elevation of the façade of St Peter's engraved by Brambilla after the the new design of Michelangelo. This plate was first published by Duchetti c.1580, after taking over the publication of Salamanca's 'Speculum Romanæ Magnificentiæ' after the death of his uncle, Antionio Lafreri, in 1577. Later Hendrik van Schoel (c.1565-1622) of Antwerp bought a number of Duchetti's plates for re-issue by his business in Rome.
[Ref: 18874]    £1,250.00 ($1,606 • €1,460 rates)


BRAMBILLA, Ambrogio. [A reconstruction of the aviary of Marcus Terentius Varro]
Ornithon sive Aviarium M Varronis Pyrro Ligorio neap inv. Rome: Hendrik van Schoel, 1607. 480 x 365mm.
The famed aviary of Marcus Terentius Varro (116 - 27 BC) in Casinum (Cassino), drawn by Brambilla after a reconstruction by Pirro Ligorio (c.1510-83). Built in 64 BC, the ‘ornithon’ was looted by the army of Mark Antony in 47BC. This place was first published by Duchetti in 1581, after taking over the publication of Salamanca's 'Speculum Romanæ Magnificentiæ' after the death of his uncle, Antionio Lafreri, in 1577. Later Hendrik van Schoel (c.1565-1622) of Antwerp bought a number of Duchetti's plates for re-issue in a business in Rome.
[Ref: 18876]    £850.00 ($1,092 • €993 rates)


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