Piazza e Colonna Trajana. Taken from 'Rome dans sa grandeur'.Watercoloured and tempera litograph, 1870. Cm 25 x 36. Benoist Felix. Artist and lithographer. Born in Samur on April 15th , 1818. Skilful and composed artist of landscapes in France and Italy. He printed many works together with Philippe Benoist, painter and lithographer born in Geneva in 1813, among which are: “Rome dans sa grandeur” a beautiful and thorough work on Papal Rome.