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

Ponte Palatino to Aventine SS

Mount Aventine from the Ponte Palatino, Rome
Photograph by David Hill, taken 12 April 2015, 16.20 GMT
Turner seems to have been scanning the mount for possible viewpoints. His final viewpoint is on the terrace to the right, under the umbrella pines.

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Published on May 6, 2015 at 1600 × 895 in Turner in Italy: Rome from Mount Aventine, 1836