Roman Holiday V: Santa Maria in Cosmedin

Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Rome. In the portico of the church is the “Bocca della Verita“, an ancient stone face: if you tell a lie with your hand in the mouth of the sculpture, it will be bitten off.

We didn’t test it.

Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Rome
Ink and watercolour on paper, 16 x 9 cm. Click the picture for a bigger version.

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