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View of the Remains of the Buildings of the Second Floor of the Baths of Titus [now called the Baths of Trajan], from Vedute di Roma (Views of Rome), part I

Series/Portfolio:
Vedute di Roma
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1750–78
Medium:
Etching; second state of four (Hind)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 x 29 5/16 in. (52 x 74.5 cm) Plate: 19 5/16 x 27 3/4 in. (49 x 70.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.16(57)
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: VEDUTA degli Avanzi delle Fabbriche del Secondo / Piano delle Terme di Tito. / A Primo Piano B. Avanzi del Teatro / II.109 Cav. Piranesi F.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Focillon 838; Wilton-Ely I.303.260; Hind 71.127 ii/iv
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