[Bromide print featuring a view in the Cimitero acattolico [Protestant Cemetry], in Testaccio, Rome, with a view of the pyramid tomb of Caius Cestius in the background].
Original bromide print, signed in pencil underneath image 'M. El [?]'; no further information present regarding artist. A transfer from the Printed Books Dept., NLI in 2011. The Protestant Cemetery of Rome, officially known as Cimitero acattolico [the non-Catholic cemetery] and informally as Cimitero degli Inglesi [the Cemetery of Englishmen] is located behind the pyramid of praetor Caius Cestius Epulonius, in the Roman rione [district] of Testaccio, where the Aurelian Walls border the cemetry. Poets John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley are buried there.
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Formerly held at PD 4571 TA.
Physical description: 1 print : bromide ; image 8.3 x 7.5 cm., on mount 16.7 x 15.8 cm..
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