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Alexander John Ellis
Rome, Part of the wall of the Forum of Nerva
1841, 3 June, 4.15 - 4.30 pm
National Science and Media Museum
Part of the Ellis group of daguerreotypes, Inventory no: 1890-56-R57
View in Rome showing part of the wall of the Forum of Nerva within later building have been inserted. Two fluted columns with Corinthian capitals support a frieze and cornice above, into which has been built domestic dwellings with doors and shuttered windows. Surrounded by other houses on either side; to the right a carriage is seen in the front, a balcony above, and more window.