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Frontispiece to Part Two. Roman Antiquities outside Rome drawn and etched by Giambat'ta Piranesi, Venetian Architect Part Two (ANTCHITÀ ROMANE FUORI DI ROMA DISEGNATE ED INCISE DA GIAMBAT'TA PIRANESI, ARCHITETTO VENEZIANO, PARTE SECONDA)

Series/Portfolio:
Antichità Romane de' Tempi della Repubblica, e de' primi Imperatori (Roman Antiquity of the Time of the Republic and the First Emperors)
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1748
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Plate: 5 1/16 × 10 3/8 in. (12.9 × 26.4 cm) Sheet: 12 3/4 × 18 11/16 in. (32.4 × 47.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.45.3(84)
Not on view
Alcune vedute di archi

Inscription: Lettered in plate: along bottom 'Piranesi fecit. / Roma si vende dall'Auttore dirimpetto l'Academia di Franzia'; within image 'ANTICHI[...] A ROM[...]NE/ FUORI DI ROMA/ DISEGNATE 'ED INCISE/ DA GIAMBAT'TA PIRANESI/ ARCHITETTO VENEZIANO/ PARTE SECONDA'
Focillon 57; Hind 76.17; Wilton-Ely 161.119
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