Antiquæ vrbis Romæ imago accuratiss. [map]: ex vetustis monumentis, ex vestigiis videlicet ædificior., moeniûm ruinis, fide numismatum, monumentis æneis, plumbeis, saxeis tiglinisq[ue] collecta, veter. deniq[ue] / auctorum fide confirmata in ha[e]c tabulam redacta atq[ue] descripta a Pyrrho Ligorio Romano per XIIII regiones in quas vrbem diuisit imp. Cæsar Augustus.

Author
Ligorio, Pirro, approximately 1513-1583 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Cologne : Braun & Hogenberg, 1588]
Description
  • (E 12°26ʹ29ʺ--E 12°30ʹ15ʺ/N 41°54ʹ50ʺ--N 41°52ʹ35ʺ).
  • 1 map on 2 sheets ; 54 x 50 cm. on sheets 40 x 53 cm. each

Details

Subject(s)
Rome (Italy)MapsEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Related name
Form/​Genre
  • Bird's-eye views—Italy—Rome—1588
  • Maps—Italy—Rome—1588
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Bird's-eye-view map showing buildings and streets of ancient Rome with 269 points of interest.
  • Title at top of sheet 1; index at bottom of sheet 2.
  • Latin text on verso with caption title: Lectori; p. 54-55.
  • From: Civitates orbis terrarum ... [Cologne : Braun & Hogenberg, 1572-1618]
References
Koeman, C. Atlantes neerlandici (New ed.) 3633 (state 1)
Other title(s)
Antiquae urbis Romae
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information