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

Ponte Rotto, with the Cloaca Maxima, Temple of the Sun and Santa Maria in Cosmedin 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775-1851

J.M.W.Turner
The Eastern Bank of the Tiber, Rome, with the Ponte Rotto, Cloaca Maxima, Temple of Hercules and Santa Maria in Cosmedin, 1819
From the St Peter’s sketchbook, TB CLXXXVIII 52
Page size, 114 x 189 mm
Photo courtesy of Tate
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To see the image in the Tate’s online catalogue of the Turner Bequest, click on the following link, and press your browser’s ‘back’ button to return to this page:
http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/turner-the-eastern-bank-of-the-tiber-rome-with-the-ponte-rotto-cloaca-maxima-temple-of-d16249

Ponte Rotto, with the Cloaca Maxima, Temple of the Sun and Santa Maria in Cosmedin 1819 Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775-1851 Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/D16249

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Published on January 19, 2015 at 1400 × 830 in Turner in Italy: Rome from Mount Aventine, 1836

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