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Castel Sant'Angelo (mausoleum of Hadrian), Rome: as seen from the river. Line engraving by F. Morelli, 1796.

  • Morel, François, approximately 1768-
Date
1796
Reference
22566i
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Description

In the foreground are people fishing and a man walking his dog

Publication/Creation

In Roma (al Corso) : Agapito Franzitto, 1796.

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with etching ; platemark 36.6 x 48.2 cm, image 30.5 x 44.3 cm

Lettering

Veduta del mausoleo di Adriano in oggi Castel S. Angelo fatto inalzare dal medesimo imperadore affinche in esso fossero conservate le sue ceneri. ... Francesco Morelli incise anno 1796.

Edition

[State with French letters below the image and with Franzetti's address given as "al Corso"]

Lettering note

Lettering continues: "Vue du mausolée d'Adrien, aujord'hui chateau St. Ange fait élever par le même empereur pour y faire renfermes ses cendres"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 22566i

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Languages

  • Italian
  • French


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