The Grand Tour

During the 19th-century, it was a requisite for young gentlemen of high social standing to take an extended, educational tour of the Continent known as their Grand Tour. Fine objects d'art were created by artisans as luxurious mementos of Grand Tours for those who could afford the extravagance.
Grand Tour Souvenir of Temple of Vespasian and Titus

Grand Tour Souvenir of Temple of Vespasian and Titus