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Castel S. Angelo veduto di faccia - Roma (Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome)
  • Europe
  • Castel S. Angelo veduto di faccia - Roma (Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Rome, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.069
Description

An architectural view of the facade of Castel Sant'Angelo, also known as the Mausoleum of Hadrian. Located towards the back of the composition, Castel Sant'Angelo overlooks the Ponte Sant'Angelo leading up to the castle's walls. Lining the balustrades are angels with Saint Peter and Paul at the entrance.