The J. Paul Getty Museum

Marina e S. Elmo. Napoli

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Object Details

Title:

Marina e S. Elmo. Napoli

Artist/Maker:

Giorgio Sommer (Italian, born Germany, 1834 - 1914)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Naples, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

1860s–1870s

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

88.XA.101.203

Dimensions:

17.4 × 23.2 cm (6 7/8 × 9 1/8 in.)

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Object Description

View of an esplanade that is lined with buildings. A large number of people and horse-drawn carts can be seen along the paved road of the esplanade. The Castel Sant'Elmo, a hilltop fortified complex, is visible in the distance.