The Ruins of the Imperial Palaces in Rome

Graphite and watercolor with touches of white gouache | 23.5 x 29.2cm | c. 1831

Carl Rottmann

This vibrant sheet is preparatory for a fresco of the same subject that Rottmann executed for King Ludwig I of Bavaria (1786 - 1868) as part of a cycle of twenty-eight wall paintings of famous Italian views. These decorated an arcade at Munich's Hofg...
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