Leaf 65 - Arcus Triumphalis Caesaris Octaviani Augusti (In Via Flaminia)
Andrea Fei, Roma, 1625
Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.
Rome (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Arch of Augustus
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.
Triumphal Arch of Augustus. There were possibly two arches of Augustus. This is known from their depictions on coins. Two possible dates exist, 19 BC and 29 BC. It was known that both had three arches and statues of defeated soldiers. The foundations of one of the arches is between the Temple of Julius and Temple of Castor.
The verso of this leaf contains text in three languages with page title in Italian: L'Arco di Cesare Ottaviano Augusto.
Leaf 65 Recto and Verso.
Page 28.5 x 21 cm.
Image 23.5 x 17.75 cm.
Engraving on paper