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Napoli da sopra i Camaldoli del Vomero
Artist: Anonymus; issued in: Italy; date: ca, 1860. technic: Gouache Painting on paper; colorit: gouache; - condition: Fold in the centerfold, perfectly restored; size (in cm) 45 x 64,5; Splendourful gouache total view of Naples with the Bay of Naples and the Vesuv in the background.Naples. First settled by Greeks in the second millennium BC, Naples is one of the oldest continuously inhabited urban areas in the world. Following the decline of the Western Roman Empire, Naples was captured by the Ostrogoths, a Germanic people, and incorporated into the Ostrogothic Kingdom. fter a period of Norman rule, in 1189 the Kingdom of Sicily was in a succession dispute between Tancred, King of Sicily of an illegitimate birth and the Hohenstaufens, a German royal house.In the ninth century BC, a colony known as Parthenope or _______?_ was established on the Island of Megaride,[7] later refounded as Neápolis in the sixth century BC.The city was an important part of Magna Graecia, played a major role in the merging of Greek and Roman society and a significant cultural centre under the Romans.It served as the capital of the Duchy of Naples (661?1139), then of the Kingdom of Naples (1282?1816) and finally of the Two Sicilies until the unification of Italy in 1861. Following the Spanish victory, Naples became part of the Spanish Empire, and remained so throughout the Spanish Habsburgperiod. By the 17th century, Naples had become Europe's second-largest city. In 1714, Spanish rule over Naples came to an end as a result of the War of the Spanish Succession. The Congress of Vienna in 1815 saw t … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG [München, Germany]
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