The Villa of Cassius in Tivoli
By Albert Christoph Dies
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Edition size: limited
Image size: 24,8 x 35,6 cm
Sheet size: 39,3 x 49,3 cm
Price: 500 (incl. taxes)
Signed, dated and inscribed: "A. C. Dies f Romae 1793 | Ruderi esistenti a Tivoli del piano inferiore della villa di Cassio". One of the numerous country residences of wealthy Romans in ancient Tibur, located on the southern side of the city, now Viale Nico Tiburtina. The remains of barrel vaults overgrown with trees border a semicircular place where shepherds graze their flock..
Series: Prospects from Italy, by Johann Christian Reinhart, Jakob Wilhelm Mechau and Albert Christoph Dies
Catalogue raisonné: Andresen III, Nr. 16, Fichter Nr. 60
Italy, botany, nature, shepherd, antiquity, landscape, ruin, animals, Classicism, Architecture
Very good condition. Slightly wavy in the middle. Slightly soiled on the edge of the sheet and occasionally a little bit stained. The corners of the leaves are minimally bumped and occasionally torn. Below with various inscriptions in pencil by other hand.