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The Temple of Vespasian and the Roman Forum, from 'Six large views, four of Rome, and two of the Roman countryside' (Six grandes vues, dont quatre de Rome et deux de la Campagne romaine)

Series/Portfolio:
'Six large views, four of Rome, and two of the Roman countryside' (Six grandes vues, dont quatre de Rome et deux de la Campagne romaine)
Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Date:
1656
Medium:
Etching; second state of two
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 x 10 13/16 in. (30.5 x 27.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-294
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at bottom right: 'SDBella'; lettered along bottom: 'Templi Concordie inter Capiro-um et forum R. reliquia'
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 14, 1997–July 20, 1997.

De Vesme/Massar 128.835.ii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 128.835.ii.



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