A collection proposed by Dr. Sarah McPhee and Dr. Eric Varner, Views of Rome includes books that chronicle the Eternal City in text and image over four centuries (16th-19th). These printed volumes document Rome's monuments through illustrations and maps combined with explanatory texts and constitute the primary way in which evolving assessments of the city were shared and disseminated prior to the advent of modern technologies.
Views of Rome - Boromini 1720
Detail View of Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza by Francesco Borromini.
Borromini, Francesco, 1599-1667. Opera del Caval. Francesco Boromino : cavata da suoi originale cio è la chiesa e fabrica della...