Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Rome Housetops
  • Frederic James
    1915–1985
    born: Kansas City, Missouri, United States ; died: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
  • Rome Housetops, 1955
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, wash, watercolor
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33.6 x 47.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/4 x 18 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0177
Description

Bird's-eye view overlooking the city of Rome. Housetops and church domes are visible.