Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi [lantern slide]: the Fountain of the Four Rivers in the Piazza Navona, designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini
1 photograph lantern slide, hand-colored
Italy, Lazio Region, Rome
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Rome, Italy)
[between 1900 and 1930]
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."