1859 (photographed), 1869 (published)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 512M
Place Of Origin

An albumen photograph in a bound album of twenty albumen photographs of Roman architecture.

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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Albumen print
Brief Description
Photograph by Pietro Dovizielli, 'Casino, Palazzi Rospigliosi. Carlo Maderno, architect. 1603', albumen print, 1859 from the album 'Arcades at Rome, chiefly of the Renaissance period' published by the Arundel Society under the sanction of the Science and Art Department, London, 1869
Physical Description
An albumen photograph in a bound album of twenty albumen photographs of Roman architecture.
  • Album height: 480mm
  • Album width: 405mm
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Bibliographic References
  • Barnes, Martin and Christopher Whitehead, ‘The ‘Suggestiveness’ of Roman Architecture: Henry Cole and Pietro Dovizielli’s Photographic Survey of 1859’, Architectural History, 41 (1998), pp. 192-207.
  • Arcades at Rome Chiefly of the Renaissance Period. From the series: Examples of Art Workmanship of Various Ages and Countries, Under the Sanction of the Science and Art Department, with photographs by Pietro Dovizielli. London: Arundel Society, 1869.
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record createdJune 10, 2019
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