Courtesy of Holkham Hall | Licence: All Rights Reserved
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Section of a pavement

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Two Albums of Drawings after the Antique by Francesco Bartoli. Bound in gilt-tooled, full tan Morocoo, bound in c. 1830 by F&T. Aiken. Both volumes: 59.3 x 44.5cm.

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Pavement discovered on the right of the Via Appia near Domine quo vadis in January 1720, according to Mountaucon. See also Eton ii.38.
Volume 1; Folio No. 36

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Via Appia, Rome, Italy

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From an album in which Bartoli records classical motifs, many copied from frescoes from identified buildings in Rome.