Drawing after a painting found in the Baths of Titus, Rome, showing a Roman bath complex featuring an underfloor hypocaust heating system

RIBApix ref no RIBA29093
CountryItaly
CityRome
Image Date1600
ViewInterior
StyleRoman
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD150/VIII/7
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Part of the Burlington Devonshire Collection, this drawing is by an unidentified 17th century Italian draughtsman. Male bathers are shown relaxing in a series of bath treatment rooms including a Tepidarium, Frigidarium and Caldarium.

Subject tags

heating and ventilating, baths, plumbing