Sir John Soane's Museum Drawings

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Purpose:Italy, Rome: ? Palatine Hill. View of ruined three-storey walls, probably on the Palatine Hill,  with vaulted arches in the middle distance and more ruins and trees in the background.

Aspect

Perspective

Inscribed

Inscribed in ink 102

Dated/date range

Undated, probably 1755 or 1756.

Medium/Support/Size

Pencil, brown, grey and blue washes; pencil framing line

203 x 253

Hand

Robert Adam

Reference

Adam vol.57/102

Notes

This view may be ruins on the Palatine Hill, Rome; the central section may be related to Adam vol.57/101.

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Date

15 12 2006

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