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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 166

    JOHN WARWICK SMITH (BRITISH, 1749-1831)

    St. Cosimato and Remains of the Claudian Aqueduct: situated on the River Anio, 10 miles above Tivoli, in the Apennines; and Port of Terracina, and Ruins of Anticul Anxur, situated on the Confines of the Roman Territories, entering the Kingdom of Naples

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    JOHN WARWICK SMITH (BRITISH, 1749-1831)
    St. Cosimato and Remains of the Claudian Aqueduct: situated on the River Anio, 10 miles above Tivoli, in the Apennines; and Port of Terracina, and Ruins of Anticul Anxur, situated on the Confines of the Roman Territories, entering the Kingdom of Naples
    the first signed dated and inscribed 'St. Cosimato, and Remains of the Claudian Aqueduct/situated on the River Anio, 10 miles above Tivoli, in the Apennines./John Smyth, 1797' (on the reverse); the second signed dated and inscribed 'Port of Terracina, and Ruins of Anticul Anxur, situated on the/Confines of the Roman Territories, entering the Kingdom of Naples./John Smyth. 1797.' (on the reverse)
    watercolour
    16½ x 23¼ in. (42 x 59 cm.) (2)


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