View of the Colosseum taken from a high vantage point. Visible on the lower left area of the image is the Arch of Titus, a triumphal arch with one archway and topped with a carved entablature.


  • Title: The Coliseum
  • Creator: James Anderson
  • Date Created: 1856
  • Location Created: Rome, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.6 × 24.5 cm (6 15/16 × 9 5/8 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.XA.619.62
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Possibly James Anderson (British, 1813 - 1877)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more


Google apps