Palatine Hill
Image View Description:

NW edge of the Palatine Hill, view of Arch of Constantine, and the Colosseum

Date:
1st century CE
Location:
Rome (Italy)
Work Type:
architecture
Material / Technique:
brick, cement
Culture:
Ancient Roman
Photographer:
Gina Ciancone
Notes:
Palatine Hill’s history goes back to the foundation of Rome, and was inhabited from all the way back to 1000 BCE. However, most of the remaining architecture we see are from the beginning of the imperial period, including the palaces of Augustus, Tiberius, and Domitian. House of Livia is also known.
Image Source:
Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University
Record ID:
1213_rome2012_palatine_vr_008