Special Collections Stack DG/70/P7/G971/1817
London, Rodwell and Martin
Gell's detailed study of the architectural discoveries unearthed at Pompei over the course of the eighteenth century provides an example of the strong English interest in topography and archaeology that often informed travel. This particular image also shows the strikingly barren profile of Vesuvius across the otherwise lush plain.
Gandy, John P. (John Peter), 1787-1850
Pompeiana: the topography, edifices, and ornaments of Pompeii
Gell, William, Sir, 1777-1836, “Topography,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 9, 2023, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/7573.