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Explorations in the footsteps of Turner, Cotman and Ruskin with Professor David Hill

Aventino road SS

The Clivo di Rocca Savella, Rome
Photograph by David Hill, taken 11 April 2015, 16.15 GMT
This street leads up the northern scar of Mount Aventine from the river. In Turner’s day it appears to have been the only publically accessible elevated view over Rome from this area.

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Published on April 16, 2015 at 1600 × 1014 in Turner in Italy: Rome from Mount Aventine, 1836