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Porta Tiburtina, Rome, seen from the inside

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    1795 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Smith, John 'Warwick', born 1749 - died 1831 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Walter C. Trevelyan, Bart.

  • Museum number:

    FA.582

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 52, box A

Physical description

Watercolour of the Porta Di San Lorenzo in Rome, seen from the inside. Dated on the back of the mount.

Place of Origin

Italy (possibly, drawn)

Date

1795 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Smith, John 'Warwick', born 1749 - died 1831 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

1795
Dated on the back of the mount

Dimensions

Height: 6.625 in, Width: 9.75 in

Object history note

The old arch in foreground, built by Honorius, was pulled down in 1869

Descriptive line

Watercolour by John Warwick Smith entitled 'Porta Tiburtina (now Porta Di San Lorenzo), Rome, seen from the inside'. British School, 1795.

Materials

Watercolour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing; Painting

Subjects depicted

Arches

Categories

Drawings; Paintings; Archaeology

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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