One of Rome's most recent fountains (2004) takes the form of a large bronze sculpture (21 metres high), which stands in the centre of a plain, round basin filled to the brim with water. The sculpture is known as 'Novecento' ('1900s') and is the work of Arnaldo Pomodoro (1926-).
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My name is David Lown and I am an art historian from Cambridge, England. Since 2001 I have lived in Italy, where I run private and
small-group walking tours
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