Title
L'Arc de Constantin / Ducros & Volpato fc.
Creator
Volpato, Giovanni, 1735-1803, printmaker, publisher.
Publication details
[Rome] : [Giovanni Volpato], [between 1780 and 1789]
Physical details
1 print : hand-coloured etching, with watercolour and gouache ; sheet 36.5 x 52.7 cm, on mount 42.2 x 59.7 cm
Description
Two men and two women walk barefoot with two horses before the Arch of Constantine in Rome, with cottages beyond and landscape in the background; on mount with wash lines, numbered '86' at bottom left with artists' names in ink. Title etched within image at bottom right.
Place
Rome (Italy)
Additional information
From a series of seven, possibly published as part of Vues de Rome et de ses environs (Rome, 1780). A further eight views by the same artists were transferred to the British Museum in 1952 (see BM 1952,0403.1 to 1952,0403.8).
Other persons
Ducros, Abraham-Louis-Rodolphe, 1748-1810, artist.
Shelfmark
Maps K.Top.81.43.a.