[View of the old Protestant Cemetery in Rome, Italy, with the Aurelian wall and the pyramid of Caius Cestius behind it]
|Main Creator:||Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932|
This Protestant Cemetery is where the remains of both John Keats (1725-1821) and Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) lie
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Inscribed in pencil on facing page (3037 TX 26) the epitaph on John Keats' grave: This Grace contains all that was Mortal of a Young English Poet who on this Deaths Bed in the bitterness of his heart at the Unticious Power of this enemies desired these words to be engraved on this Tomb Stone "Here lies One whose Name was writ in water" Feb 24. 1821
Physical description: 1 drawing watercolour 9.8 x 16.7 cm.
Attributed to Lady Augusta Gregory