Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome

RIBApix ref no RIBA31812
Artist/PhotographerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date0001
Image Date1550
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC144/PALL/XII/6Bv
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing is numbered XII/6Bv in the Burlington-Devonshire Collection. It shows details of the capital, pedestal, entablature and imposts from the Arch of Septimius Severus, Rome. The arch was erected to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the accession of the Emperor Septimius Severus around 203 AD.

Subject tags

capitals, triumphal arches