Ruins in the Colli Albani

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  • Title

    Ruins in the Colli Albani

  • Artist/maker

    Giovanni Costa (1826 - 1903)
  • Associated place

    Metropolitan City of Rome Capital (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1855 - 1860
  • Material and technique

    oil on paper, laid down on canvas

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    29 x 44 cm (height x width)
    frame 38.4 x 53.5 x 6 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Art Fund, the Friends of the Ashmolean and Alice Goldet, 2003.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 51 | Oil Sketches
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Whistler, Catherine, Baroque and Later Paintings in the Ashmolean Museum (London: Modern Art Press, 2016), no. 30, pp. 128-129

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