The French Academy in Rome Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720–1778) The Grand Tour Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851) Neoclassicism The Printed Image in the West: History and Techniques The Rediscovery of Classical Antiquity Venice in the Eighteenth Century
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