Arch of Claudius, Rome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125921
Artist/PhotographerPiranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-1778)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1756
Image Date1756
ViewTopographical
StyleRoman
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceSB101/3(1)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Le Antichita Romane (Rome, 1756), vol. I, pl. XII, fig. II NOTES: The Arch of Claudius was a triumphal arch built as a conversion of one of the arches of the Aqua Virgo aqueduct.

Subject tags

aqueducts, triumphal arches