1860 Engraving Pope Julius III Villa Vigne Architecture - ORIGINAL RM1


"Casin de la Vigne di Papa Giulio SituŽ Via Flaminia hors de la Porte del Popolo."

This is an original 1860 engraving of the floor plans and facade of the villa of Pope Julius III in Rome, by architect Paul Letarouilly. Also referenced in the engraving are architects, Jacopo Sansovino and Baldassarre Peruzzi; and sculptors, J. J. Olivier and Lecoq.

Period Paper is pleased to offer an exceptional collection of original first impression engravings of the architectural masterpieces of Renaissance Rome. This collection, which dates from 1860, is the result of thirty-five years of meticulous work by French architect Paul Letarouilly. This is a rare collection, and all of the engravings are in very good condition considering their age. Each engraving has the original plate impression although it is not visible on our digital image. Please note that due to the large format of these engravings, they will be shipped rolled in a museum-quality shipping tube.


This 151+ year old Item is rated Very Fine / Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There are some light aging and foxing marks in the margins.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine / Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 16 x 23.5 inches; 41 x 60 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)