Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate 9: Arch of Constantine in Rome (Arco di Costantino in Roma)

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 1/2 × 10 7/16 in. (13.9 × 26.5 cm) Sheet: 12 13/16 × 18 3/4 in. (32.5 × 47.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.45.3(76)
Not on view
Antichita Romana

Inscription: Lettered in plate: top left 'Tav 9'; [indecipherable] Latin inscription in image above arch; lower left 'PIRANESI F.'; lower right 'ARCO DI COSTANTINO IN ROMA'
Focillon 50; Hind 76.9; Wilton-Ely 154.112
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