Conjectural reconstruction of the large theatre at Pompeii as it might have appeared between AD 68 and AD 79: perspective

RIBApix ref no RIBA20730
Artist/PhotographerCockerell, Charles Robert (1788-1863)
CountryItaly
CityPompeii
Subject Date1970
Image Date1827
ViewExterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSB53/3
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This watercolour was produced as a result of measurements and drawings executed by Cockerell of the site itself and was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1832.

Subject tags

theatres, amphitheatres, ruins, archaeological sites