Daguerreotype of Rome, Panorama from San Pietro in Montorio, 1841 by Lorenzo Suscipi

Made:
1841 in Rome
maker:
Lorenzo Suscipi

Daguerreotype of Rome, Panorama from San Pietro in Montorio, 1841 by Lorenzo Suscipi (2 of 8).A daguerreotype view of Rome. This is one of a series of eight forming a panorama of the city, taken by Lorenzo Suscipi in 1841.This daguerreotype was taken from a viewpoint near the church of San Pietro in Montorio (St Peter's on the Golden Hill) on the Janiculum Hill, one of the Seven Hills of Rome.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1890-56/R15
Materials:
copper (metal), glass, silver plated and wood (unidentified)
type:
daguerreotype
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford