Arch of Septimius Severus and the Arch of Janus Quadrifrons, Rome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28478
CountryItaly
CityRome
Image Date1500
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC144/PALL/XII/1
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing is numbered XII/1 in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection. The top half of the drawing shows the Arch of Septimius Severus, built around 203 AD and the bottom half depicts the Arch of Janus Quadrifrons, built by Constantine II around 356 AD. The drawing is by an unidentified 16th century draughtsman.

Subject tags

triumphal arches