Prospectus Rúderúm TURRIS BABEL, ex parte Septentrionali observatus per Petrum a'valle
View of a great mountain clump, with a horseman riding up a path, as camels come and go in the foreground, among palm trees, suggesting that this is the foundation of the Tower of Babel.
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English translation of the title would be: A prospect of the "Ruderus" of the Tower of Babel, seen from the north, as observed by Petrum A'Valle.
The source of this drawing, its date, its artist, and its relevance to this collection have yet to be established. The Latin name of the artist could be translated as Peter of the Valley or some name like the Dutch De Waal.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen ; 17.6 x 29.3 cm.