Pope Leo X (black chalk on paper)
449304 Pope Leo X (black chalk on paper) by Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio of Urbino) (1483-1520); Collection of the Duke of Devonshire, Chatsworth House, UK; (add.info.: Pope Leo X (11 December 1475 – 1 December 1521), born Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici, was Pope from 9 March 1513 to his death in 1521. The second son of Lorenzo the Magnificent, ruler of the Florentine Republic, he was elevated to the cardinalate in 1489.); Reproduced by permission of Chatsworth Settlement Trustees; © Devonshire Collection, Chatsworth; Italian, out of copyright.
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View of the Remains of the Temple of Claudius near the Church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo
XJF497225 View of the Remains of the Temple of Claudius near the Church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo, from the 'Views of Rome' series, c.1760 (etching) by Piranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-78); Private Collection; (add.info.: Vedute di Roma, Veduta del Piano Superiore del Serraglio delle Fiere Fabbricato da Domiziano a uso dell' Anfiteatro Flavio, e volgarmente detto la Curia Ostilla. Piranesi labels the image as a 'View of the Upper Floor of the Cages for Wild Animals built by Domitian, associated with the Flavian Amphitheatre and commonly called the Curia Hostillia'. However the structure was later identified as the remains of the Temple of Claudius on the Celian Hill. ); Italian, out of copyright
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VENICE: WELL, 18th CENTURY. Three men pumping water from a well in Venice, Italy
VENICE: WELL, 18th CENTURY.
Three men pumping water from a well in Venice, Italy. Illustration from Giovanni Grevembroch's 'Gradenigo Dolphin,' mid 18th century.
18th Century, Carousel Collection, Drawing, Giovanni, Gradenigo Dolphin, Grevembroch, Illustration, Men, Mid, Painting, Pump, Rope, Trough, Venetian, Venice, Water, Well, Work, Worker