The Tiber with Castel Sant'Angelo and St. Peter's

Gioacchino Altobelliabout 1868

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Three men fishing from a small boat on the shore of the Tiber. The cylindrical building of Castel Sant'Angelo is on the opposite shore and is reflected in the water. The domed roof of Saint Peter's Basilica is in the background beyond an arched bridge.


  • Title: The Tiber with Castel Sant'Angelo and St. Peter's
  • Creator: Gioacchino Altobelli
  • Date Created: about 1868
  • Location Created: Rome, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 25.4 × 36.7 cm (10 × 14 7/16 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.XP.771.18
  • Culture: Italian
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Gioacchino Altobelli (Italian, 1814 - about 1879)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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