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Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi [lantern slide]: the Fountain of the Four Rivers in the Piazza Navona, designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini

view Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi [lantern slide]: the Fountain of the Four Rivers in the Piazza Navona, designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini digital asset number 1
Physical description:
1 photograph lantern slide, hand-colored
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
Italy, Lazio Region, Rome
Italy
Rome
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Rome, Italy)
Date:
1900
1930
[between 1900 and 1930]
Notes:
The rivers represent the four quarters of the world: the Danube (Europe), the Ganges (Asia), the Nile (Africa), and the Rio de la Plata (the Americas).
Mount reads: "Williams, Brown & Earle, Inc., 918 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. [photographer of image published in postcard: Anderson; photographer of glass plate image of post card: Lewis?]."
Historic plate number: "300."
Historic plate caption: "[manuscript text on label:] LEWIS [photographer?]; Rome - Fountains of the 4 streams - Piazza Navona [text printed on postcard:] 300. Roma - La Fontana del 4 Fiumi in Piazza Navona - Bernini; Anderson."
Topic:
Fountains
Ponds
Fences
Boys
Children
Sculpture
Local number:
IT016001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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