View across the historic centre of Rome
View across the historic centre of Rome
Fountain of the Naiads, Piazza della Repubblica
Fountain of the Naiads, Piazza della Repubblica
View along the Tiber to the Castel sant'Angelo
View along the Tiber to the Castel sant'Angelo
A view across the Roman Forum towards the Colosseum
A view across the Roman Forum towards the Colosseum
Interior of San Giovanni e Paolo, Rome
Interior of San Giovanni e Paolo, Rome
Roman sunset in autumn, from the Gianicolo
Roman sunset in autumn, from the Gianicolo
The River Ganges, Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza Navona
The River Ganges, Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza Navona
The interior of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, Capitoline Hill, Rome
The interior of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, Capitoline Hill, Rome
View across the parterre at Villa Lante, Bagnaia, near Rome.
View across the parterre at Villa Lante, Bagnaia, near Rome.
The Temple of Portunus in the Forum Boarium, with the Fountain of the Tritons in front.
The Temple of Portunus in the Forum Boarium, with the Fountain of the Tritons in front.
View of the dome of St Peter's Basilica from the Giardino degli Aranci
View of the dome of St Peter's Basilica from the Giardino degli Aranci
A night view of Rome from the Janiculum
A night view of Rome from the Janiculum
Bust in the gardens of Villa Aldobrandini, looking towards the Quirinal Palace, Rome
Bust in the gardens of Villa Aldobrandini, looking towards the Quirinal Palace, Rome
View towards the Capitoline Hill from the Circo Massimo, Rome
View towards the Capitoline Hill from the Circo Massimo, Rome
Facade of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
Facade of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
Statue of Christ, San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome
Statue of Christ, San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome
Detail of the Bernini fountain in Piazza San Pietro
Detail of the Bernini fountain in Piazza San Pietro
Detail of the Fountain of Neptune in Piazza Navona
Detail of the Fountain of Neptune in Piazza Navona
View across Rome from the Gianicolo
View across Rome from the Gianicolo
The River Tiber in Autumn
The River Tiber in Autumn
From the Ponte'Sant'Angelo looking towards the Vatican City
From the Ponte'Sant'Angelo looking towards the Vatican City
View from the Gianicolo towards Villa Medici
View from the Gianicolo towards Villa Medici
Summer Storm, Piazza Navona, Rome
Summer Storm, Piazza Navona, Rome
Angel on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Angel on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Detail of the angel of the superscription on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Detail of the angel of the superscription on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Evening view of the dome of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
Evening view of the dome of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
A surviving column from the Odeon of Domitian, Piazza dei Massimi, Rome
A surviving column from the Odeon of Domitian, Piazza dei Massimi, Rome
Sunset across the city of Rome from the Gianicolo
Sunset across the city of Rome from the Gianicolo
View towards Castel Sant'Angelo from the Lungotevere Gianicolense
View towards Castel Sant'Angelo from the Lungotevere Gianicolense
View across the historic centre of Rome
View across the historic centre of RomeA colour photograph across the Centro Storico (Historic centre) of Rome from the Castel Sant’Angelo, with views of many of the famous monuments and churches of the city centre.
Fountain of the Naiads, Piazza della Repubblica
Fountain of the Naiads, Piazza della RepubblicaA colour photograph of one of the Naiads (Nymphs) decorating the fountain in the centre of Piazza della Repubblica, sculptured by the Sicilian artist Mario Rutelli and revealed to a shocked public in 1901.
View along the Tiber to the Castel sant'Angelo
View along the Tiber to the Castel sant'AngeloA colour photograph looking along the Tiber from under the Ponte Principe Amedeo Savoia Aosta in Rome, towards the Castel Sant’Angelo
A view across the Roman Forum towards the Colosseum
A view across the Roman Forum towards the ColosseumA colour photograph of the view across the ancient Roman forum towards the colosseum in the distance. Many of the remains of imperial temples and buildings can be seen: the Temple of Vesta (Tempio di Vesta), Temple of Antoninus and Faustina (Tempio di Antonino e Faustina), the Colosseum (Colosseo) and the Basilica of Maxentius (Basilica di Massenzio).
Interior of San Giovanni e Paolo, Rome
Interior of San Giovanni e Paolo, RomeA colour photograph of the interior of San Giovanni e Paolo, on the Celian hill in Rome. The church is a popular place for weddings in Rome and is often set out for the celebrations, as in this photograph.
Roman sunset in autumn, from the Gianicolo
Roman sunset in autumn, from the GianicoloA colour photograph from the Janiculum Hill (Gianicolo) looking across the centre of Rome towards the Vittoriano and Santa Maria Maggiore.
The River Ganges, Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza Navona
The River Ganges, Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza NavonaA colour photograph of the statue of the River Ganges, on the Fountain of the Four Rivers in Piazza Navona. The Baroque fountain was designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini for Pope Innocent X and unveiled in 1651.
The interior of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, Capitoline Hill, Rome
The interior of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, Capitoline Hill, RomeColour photograph of the interior of Santa Maria in Art Coeli, showing the altar through the arch of the nave and the ranks of chandeliers found in the church.
View across the parterre at Villa Lante, Bagnaia, near Rome.
View across the parterre at Villa Lante, Bagnaia, near Rome.A photograph of a view across the Parterre at Villa Lante, showing the Fountain of the Four Moors, designed by Giambologna.
The Temple of Portunus in the Forum Boarium, with the Fountain of the Tritons in front.
The Temple of Portunus in the Forum Boarium, with the Fountain of the Tritons in front.A colour photograph of the rear facade of the Temple of Portunus (Tempio di Portuno) in the Forum Boarium, the old ancient Roman cattle market. In front is the baroque Fountain of the Tritons (Fontana dei Tritoni).
View of the dome of St Peter's Basilica from the Giardino degli Aranci
View of the dome of St Peter's Basilica from the Giardino degli AranciA colour photograph of the view across central Rome from the Giordano degli aranci (Garden of the oranges) towards the dome of St Peter’s Basilica.
A night view of Rome from the Janiculum
A night view of Rome from the JaniculumA colour photograph of the view of Rome taken from the Janiculum (Gianicolo) at night, showing many of the monuments of central Rome illuminated - the Vittoriano (Altare della Patria), Trajan’s Column (Colonna Traiana) and Santa Maria Maggiore on the Esquiline Hill.
Bust in the gardens of Villa Aldobrandini, looking towards the Quirinal Palace, Rome
Bust in the gardens of Villa Aldobrandini, looking towards the Quirinal Palace, RomeA colour photograph of a bust on the balustrade of the gardens of Villa Aldobrandini, Rome. The Quirinal Palace is in the distance
View towards the Capitoline Hill from the Circo Massimo, Rome
View towards the Capitoline Hill from the Circo Massimo, RomeA colour photograph of the view from the Circo Massimo (the Circus Maximus of Ancient Rome) towards the Campidoglio, with views of the Palazzo Senatorio and the Vittoriano (Altare della Patria) at sunset in Autumn.
Facade of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
Facade of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican CityA colour photograph of the facade of St Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican City. In front is the ancient Egyptian obelisk which stood in the Circus of Nero on this site and was moved to the centre of the Piazza San pietro in the 16th century.
Statue of Christ, San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome
Statue of Christ, San Giovanni in Laterano, RomeA colour photograph of a statue of Christ blessing at the apex of the facade of the Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano in Rome.
Detail of the Bernini fountain in Piazza San Pietro
Detail of the Bernini fountain in Piazza San PietroA colour photograph of the base of the Bernini fountain in Piazza San Pietro, completed in 1677, showing the carved papal coat of arms of Pope Clement X and intertwined dolphins.
Detail of the Fountain of Neptune in Piazza Navona
Detail of the Fountain of Neptune in Piazza NavonaA colour photograph of the central statue of Neptune on the Fountain of Neptune (Fontana del Nettuno) at the northern end of Piazza Navona in central Rome. Added to the fountain in 1878 by the sculpture Antonio della Bitta to complete the fountain after Rome became the capital of Italy.
View across Rome from the Gianicolo
View across Rome from the GianicoloA colour photograph from the Janiculum Hill (Gianicolo) looking across the centre of Rome towards the Vittoriano and Santa Maria Maggiore showing many of the key sites of the city centre.
The River Tiber in Autumn
The River Tiber in AutumnA colour photograph of the view along the River Tiber in Rome, with the banks of the river lined with trees in glorious autumnal colours and reflected in the water; the Ponte Sisto is in the distance
From the Ponte'Sant'Angelo looking towards the Vatican City
From the Ponte'Sant'Angelo looking towards the Vatican CityA colour photograph of the Angel with the Whips on the Ponte Sant’Angelo in Rome, looking towards the dome of St Peter’s Basilica in the distance.
View from the Gianicolo towards Villa Medici
View from the Gianicolo towards Villa MediciA colour photograph of a general view across Rome towards the Villa Medici, taking in a number of churches and landmarks including the Chiesa Nuova, the Chiesa del Gesù and the dome of Santi Ambrogio e Carlo.
Summer Storm, Piazza Navona, Rome
Summer Storm, Piazza Navona, RomeA colour photograph of a group of tourists standing under umbrellas in front of a restaurant in Piazza Navona. One of the umbrellas has blown inside out.
Angel on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Angel on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, RomeA colour photograph of the Angel with the Sponge, one of the 10 statues lining either side of the Ponte Sant’Angelo in Rome, with the walls of the Castel Sant’Angelo in the background.
Detail of the angel of the superscription on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome
Detail of the angel of the superscription on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, RomeA colour photograph of the angel of the superscription on the Ponte sant’Angelo in Rome. The statue was designed and carved by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, and the copy on the bridge is by Giulio Cartari. The original is in the church of Sant’Andrea della Fratte.
Evening view of the dome of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican City
Evening view of the dome of St Peter's Basilica, Vatican CityA colour photograph of the view along the Viale Delle Mura Aurelie towards the dome of St Peter’s Basilica at dusk. The walls, the dome and the trees are silhouetted against the sky.
A surviving column from the Odeon of Domitian, Piazza dei Massimi, Rome
A surviving column from the Odeon of Domitian, Piazza dei Massimi, RomeA colour photograph of the surviving column from the Odeon of Domitian in Piazza dei Massimi, Rome. In the background is the painted facade of the palazzo Massimo Istoriato.
Sunset across the city of Rome from the Gianicolo
Sunset across the city of Rome from the GianicoloA panoramic colour photograph from the Janiculum Hill (Gianicolo) looking across the centre of Rome towards the Vittoriano, Quirinale and Santa Maria Maggiore.
View towards Castel Sant'Angelo from the Lungotevere Gianicolense
View towards Castel Sant'Angelo from the Lungotevere GianicolenseA colour photograph of Castel Sant’Angelo looking along the Tiber and past the Ponte Vittorio Emanuele II.
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