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Rossini
Avanzi del Tempio di Giove Statore
Rome, 1821. Excellent. Notes: This is the Temple of Dioscuri. The Dioscuri, were the patrons of Knights who every year held an impressive parade outside the temple.Luigi Rossini was a master engraver who produced over one thousand plates of buildings, ruins, gardens and monuments. His career coincided with a period of great archeological activity. His etchings of Rome followed Piranesi's example, and reported the latest excavations to an avidly interested European audience. In turn, as they were carried home by Northern Europeans on the Grand Tour, the etchings fuelled worldwide interest in classical architecture., Image Size : 450x380 (mm), 17.75x15 (Inches), Platemark Size : 460x390 (mm), 18.125x15.375 (Inches), Paper Size : 740x523 (mm), 29.125x20.625 (Inches), Coloring: Black & White, Medium: Copper Engraving, Categories: ; Artists Rossini; Architectural Others; Architectural Others
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Canada]
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