Out of stock

William Westley Manning RBA ROI ARE(1868-1954)-1931 Aquatint, Ancient Appian Way

Item Sold


An impressive aquatint by British painter and printmaker William Westley Manning. The print shows a charming view across the Appian Way, one of the most important Roman roads, built strategically from Rome to Brandisi. Signed and dated and inscribed. On board.


The condition is typical for a picture of this age including some discolouration. With two large creases across the lower corners, pinhole marks and some water damage, as shown in the accompanying images.


30.4 x 39.3cm (12" x 15.5")
Sheet: 42.1 x 55.2cm (16.6" x 21.7")

Artist Biography

Landscape painter and printmaker born in Marylebone, London the son of an optician. He originally trained with his father but turned to art and studied at the Slade School furthering his knowledge at Académie Julian in 1892 and back in London at the Central School of Arts & Crafts where he honed his printmaking skills. A prolific exhibitor Manning showed at the Baillie Gallery, Chenil Gallery, FAS, Goupil Gallery, ISSPG, LS, MAFA, NEAC, NG, RP, RA, RBA, RBSA, RHA, ROI, RGI, STISA and at the Walker Art Gallery. He was elected RBA in 1901, an Associate of the RE in 1917 and ROI the following year. Galleries holding his work include the British Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum.


Rome, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Lazio, Italy

More Information
Code pm927
Artist William Westley Manning RBA ROI ARE 1868-1954
Date 1931
Dimensions 30.4 x 39.3cm
Framed No
Medium Aquatint
Style Realism
Subject Landscape
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:William Westley Manning RBA ROI ARE(1868-1954)-1931 Aquatint, Ancient Appian Way

Delivery prices for this item are as follows


Remember - we combine shipping costs for multiple purchases automatically so go through to checkout for the final price.

Need to Know

All of our items come with a Certificate of Authenticity

Read more Certificate of Authenticity
Empty | Add All to Cart
 My Wishlist (0)