FountainFountain Piazza Bocca della Verità / Rome / Italy
The Fountain was placed in Piazza Bocca della Verità in 1715 on the order of Clemens XI. The artist, Carlo Bizzaccheri, created an octagonal basin (Clemens XI had an eight pointed star in his coat of arms) with two tritons holding a shell over ther head.
Prints of the photographs are available — read more here.
The pictures above are taken in the following locations:
- Carlo Bizzaccheri - Italian Architect (Italians, Historical Persons)
- Clemens XI - Pope 1700-1721 (Popes, Historical Persons)
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