Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
River gods
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo SenatorioNile (facing left)
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo SenatorioTigris (facing right)
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Musei Capitolini, so-called Marforio
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Countries A-ZItalyRomeCapitol
The earthRivers Nile
The earthRivers Tigris
Further details
detail; the fountain with the Marforio is on the left, where it was eventually replaced by the Palazzo Nuovo
ARTIST/CREATOR
Netherlandish (after)
DATE
1598 - 1603
LOCATION
England, Private Collection
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Luisa Vertova, A Late Renaissance View of Rome, Burlington Magazine 137 (July 1945), pp. 445-451
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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