Bird’s-eye view of the Escorial monastery and residence: *Scenographia fabrica S. Laurentii in Escuriali*, 1662, coloured copperplate engraving

Bird’s-eye view of the Escorial monastery and residence: *Scenographia fabrica S. Laurentii in Escuriali*, 1662, coloured copperplate engraving

The palace and monastery complex of El Escorial is the largest Renaissance building in the world.