The beginning of the Appian Way, Rome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25590
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1963
Image Date1963
ViewTopographical
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ROM/6 (ES2184.4)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Appian Way connected Rome to Brindisi in Puglia and was the first of the great consular roads to be built. The main part was started and finished in 312 BC.

Subject tags

Landscape, ruins, roads, Animals