Skip to main content

The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome: PD.62-1958

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Pars, William

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: From the Gilbert avdis Collection (see J. Holland folder, PD.61-1958)

Legal notes

From the R.H. Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 370 mm
Width: 557 mm

Relative size of this object

55.7 m37 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1958-10) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.62-1958
Primary reference Number: 12209
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12209 Accessed: 2022-11-29 17:14:47

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12209 |title=The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-11-29 17:14:47|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-12209

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp13/PD_62_1958.jpg"
        alt="The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">The Arch of Septimius Severus and the Temple of Concordia in the Forum Romanum, Rome</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...