Cascatelle di Tivoli (Waterfall at Tivoli), Plate 31 from the series Raccolta Delle Principali Vedute di Roma e Soui Contorni disegnate dal vero ed incise da Gaetano Cottafavi (Collection of the Principal Views of Rome and its Surroundings drawn from life and engraved by Gaetano Cottafavi)

Geatano Cottafavi, Italian, active 1837 - 1862


engraved 1835; published 1837

Engraving on wove paper

Image: 6 3/4 × 9 1/2 in. (17.1 × 24.2 cm)

Sheet: 8 1/8 × 10 3/8 in. (20.6 × 26.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Professor Harry E. Burton, Class of 1908H



Tommaso Cuccione, Rome


Place Made: Italy, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, upper center: CASCATELLE DI TIVOLI; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: G. Cottafavi dis.; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: ed incise; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Alla Sig.a [a in superscript] Cristiana Anderson / Amatrice delle Belle Artil.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: In segno di stima e di rispetto Tommaso Cuccioni D.D.D.


Professor Harry Edwin Burton (1868-1945); given to present collection, 1945.

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