1925 Photogravure David Young Cameron Caracalla Baths Thermae Rome Ruins XASA4


"Baths of Caracalla" (Etching with Drypoint)

This is an original 1925 tipped-in black and white photogravure of an etching by the Scottish painter and etcher, Sir David Young Cameron (1865-1945) of the ruins of the Baths of Caracalla (Terme di Caracalla) in Rome, Italy. Built in the early 3rd century, they were the second largest of the Roman public baths, or thermae.


This 88+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 11 x 8.25 inches; 28 x 21 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a series of photogravures of the etchings of the great modern masters of etching. In excellent condition, each photogravure is mounted on a sturdy, cream-colored, textured mounting board and is ready to frame.

This piece was illustrated by Cameron, Sir David Young . Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Ancient Roman Architecture

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