Near the Porta del Popolo at Rome by Edmund Becker

A depiction of the Porta del Popolo in Rome showing an area of flat land enclosed on one side by a tall screen of trees with a mound with scattered ruins on the left side and a viaduct and trees at the far end.


Pen, indian ink & grey wash
24 x 34 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Archdeacon F H D Smythe through The Art Fund

One of a group of 6 topographical drawings by Edmund Becker presented to the British Museum by Archdeacon F H D Smythe through the Art Fund in 1948.

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