Tomasso Cuccioni A Flooded Piazza Navona, Rome

Price $3,500

Ref.# 14112

Medium Albumen print from wet plate negative

Mount unmounted

Photo Date 1858  Print Date 1858

Dimensions 12-1/4 x 15-3/4 in. (311 x 400 mm)

Photo Country Italy

Photographer Country Italy

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This is a rare photograph of Piazza Navona and the Bernini Fountain flooded with water. Until 1866, when the festival was suppressed, it was flooded on every Saturday and Sunday in August in elaborate celebrations of the Pamphilj family. See: Wendy Watson, Images of Italy: Photography in the Nineteenth Century, (Mount Holyoke College Art Museum), p.24.

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