Photographs of Hadrian's Villa

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/020
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/20
  • Dates of Creation
      1914
  • Physical Description
      3 items

Scope and Content

Page of an album with three black and white photographs pasted on. All of the remains of Hadrian's Villa, in a fairly flat, rugged Italian landscape. Each is of a different view of the stone ruins, among trees. Each with a manuscript caption on the bottom white edge.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. All photographs slightly yellowed unevenly, especially centre. Top and middle photographs have straight line marks from pressing against photographs on the opposite page. Bottom photograph has small patches of possible mould top right. The image on the top photograph has disappeared to white in patches left and right bottom corners. Production method: gelatin silver print.