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Makes drawings in collaboration with the sculptor Christian Daniel Rauch for a sepulchral monument to the Briton William Sidney Bowles. The monument still stands in the Protestant cemetery [Cimitero Acattolico], Rome, parte antica, stone 16.

Primary sources

Other references

  • Nicholas Stanley-Price: ‘See Rome – and Die, Legacies of the Grand Tour in a Roman Cemetery’, in: Lisa Colletta (ed.): The Legacy of the Grand Tour: New Essays on Travel, Literature, and Culture, 2016, p. 172, 176, 178.

Last updated 13.02.2020