Search results

Start typing

Details of gondola on a Venice canal
This exhibition is in the past. View our current exhibitions.

A house and fountain adjoining a ruined arch


RCIN 907530

The drawing shows a rustic cottage and a well, with a ladder leaning against a wall and a woman collecting water. Capricci were often admired for showing the ruins of the glorious past as an unremarked backdrop to mundane life, imbuing the works with subtle messages about earthly transience.

    The income from your ticket contributes directly to The Royal Collection Trust, a registered charity. The aims of The Royal Collection Trust are the care and conservation of the Royal Collection, and the promotion of access and enjoyment through exhibitions, publications, loans and educational activities.