image LBO_11i_063a
Image number: RS.14650
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Ljubljana

Date

5 March 1686

Creator

Andreas Trost (d.1708, German), Engraver

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p63a

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (page): 122mm
width (page): 213mm

Subject

Description

Etching of a prospect of Ljubljana, Slovenia from Topographia Ducatus Carnioliae modernae (1679), included in a letter from Johann Weikhard of Valvasor dated 5 March 1686, in which he discussed his work on the topography and history of Carniola (present-day Slovenia).

Transcription

Bottom right: Andreas Trost sculpsit.
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Related Fellows

Johann Weikhard von Valvasor (1641-1693, Austrian), Natural historian

Associated place

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