Colosseum, Rome

RIBApix ref no RIBA38329
CountryItaly
CityRoman
Subject Date1980
Image Date1583
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.f.498
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Vicenzo Scamozzi. Discorsi sopra l'antichita di Roma, di Vicenzo Scamozzi (Venice, 1583), tavola VIII (both pages) NOTES: First published in 1581, this edition of the work is a later issue of the first edition sheets. The etchings are reprinted from an earlier suite of Roman views.

Subject tags

round buildings, arches, amphitheatres, ruins