Very rare woodcut birds-eye view of Rome during the early 17th century. Shows numerous buildings and streets! On page within text, text also to verso.

From Saur's important work "Stätte-Buch... / Beschreibung der fürnehmsten Stätte..." by Hermann Adolph Authes, printed 1658 in Frankfurt.

Reference: Bachmann 14; Fauser I, LXIV; Graesse VI, 276

code : M2242

Cartographer : SAUR Abraham

Date : 1595 / 1658 Frankfurt

Size : 14*9cms

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Abraham Saur (*1545 - †1593)

Abraham Saur, a German lawyer and historian, born 1545 in Frankenberg. He was author of several legal book, but also of the city book "Theatrum Urbium". He died in 1593.