Robert Rauschenberg ph. - Rome, 1952
1st C. BCE. Female Winged Victory holding a helmet. Delicate stucco niche relief unearthed in 1879 inside a Roman Augustan Period noble’s villa. Museo Nazionale Romano.
and thre images - showing the Torre delle milizie (behind the Forum of Trajan) , the Arch of Septimus Severus and a view along the Via dei Fori Imperiali with the Colosseum in the background
photos by ME
Views of Rome by Claude Lorrain, 1630s-40s
both images cannot be recreated today.
The top image shows the Church Trinita dei Monti - before the Spanisch steps were built.
The bottom image shows the Forum with the Colosseum in the background and the Torre delle milizie to the left.