Italy, the Monastery of the Benedictines at Subiaco, Lazio



This is a Digital Image not an actual print
Drawn by Johann Jacob Wolfensberger (1797-1850) and engraved by W. Floyd for ‘The Rhine, Italy and Greece’ 1841 by G. N. Wright, published in two volumes by Fisher, Son and Co.
This is the site of the cave, or grotto, of St Benedict of Nursia where the Benedictine Order was founded, by the Rule of Saint Benedict, in the 6th century.

Steel engraving
Original image size 190 x 124 mm
Digital image size 4499 x 2951 px
38.1 cm x 25.0 cm (300 dpi)