Aqueduct of Nero leading to the Palatine, Rome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA7995
Artist/PhotographerPiranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-1778)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1775
Image Date1775
ViewTopographical
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceSB101/1(118)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Vedute di Roma (Rome, [1747?-1788]), pl. 118 NOTES: Nero's aqueduct drew water from the Claudian Aqueduct to serve his Domus Aurea.

Subject tags

ruins, aqueducts