Walls of Rome: The Aurelian Wall, with the Pyramid of Cestius
- Watercolor, pen and brown ink, gouache, gum arabic, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white, wove paper
- Sheet: 7 3/16 × 17 3/16 inches (18.3 × 43.7 cm)
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower right: "Walls of Rome"
Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, verso, lower right: "1818 | IW"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- church | pyramid (tomb) | tomb
- Associated Places:
- Italy | Lazio | Pyramid of Cestius (Tomb for Gaius Cestius in Rome) | Roma | Roma
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Isaac Weld, 1774–1856, Irish, Walls of Rome: The Aurelian Wall, with the Pyramid of Cestius, 1818
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