Le Colisée, vue prise du Mont-Palatin (Main View)

James Anderson

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A view of the Colosseum seen from a nearby hill. There are fields in the foreground and the remains of Meta Sudans can be seen in front of the Colosseum.


  • Title: Le Colisée, vue prise du Mont-Palatin (Main View)
  • Creator: James Anderson
  • Date Created: negative about 1853; print about 1853–1859
  • Location Created: Rome, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 26.6 × 36.3 cm (10 1/2 × 14 5/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.251.2.38
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: James Anderson (British, 1813 - 1877)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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