Auction 443 / Lot n° 68

LAURO, Giacomo (?-1650) - Antiquae Urbis splendor [legato con:] Antiquitatum urbis liber secundus [legato con:] Antiquae urbis splendoris complementum. Rome: [Mascardi], 1612-1615. First edition of this important work on Rome dedicated to Sigismondo III, Carlo Emanuele e Ranuccio Farnese. 3 parts in one volume, 4to (221 x 284mm). 3 engraved frontispieces, 2 dedications, 2 portratis and 117 plates (portrait of Ranuccio Farnese and plate with the Porta Labicana lacking in vol. III, light browning, waterstainig to bottom margin of third part not touching plates). 20th-century half calf with gilt title on spine label.

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 300 - 500€

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