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Portrait of Clement XIV, from Trofeo o sia Magnifica Colonna Coclide...(The Trophy or Magnificent Spiral Column)

Series/Portfolio:
Trofeo o sia Magnifica Colonna Coclide di marmo composta di grossi macigni ove si veggono scolpite le due guerre daciche fatte, da Trajano inalzata nel mezzo del Gran Foro eretto al medesimo imperadore per ordine del senato e popolo romano doppo i suoi trionfi; Columna Antonina
Artist:
Domenico Cunego (Italian, Verona 1727–1803 Rome)
Artist:
After Giovanni Domenico Porta (Italian, founded 1765)
Date:
1774–79
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Plate: 19 5/16 x 28 1/8 in. (49 x 71.5 cm) Sheet: 12 3/8 x 19 7/8 in. (31.5 x 50.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.14(3)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: I.D. Porta S. Pal. Ap. Piete delin et pinx
At lower right: Domin. Cunego Sculp. Romae Sup. permiss 1770
At bottom center: CLEMENTIS XIV. P.O.M. Vaden. Ex Ord. Minor. Convent. S. Francisci / Die XXV. Mart. Ann.MDCCLXX. Ecclesiam S. Mariae supra Minerv. solemni equitatu petentis effigiem / Emo, ac Rmo D.D. Lazaro Titul. SS. Nerei, et Achillei / S.R.E. Presbyt. Cardinali Opizio Pallavicini / Ejusdem Summi Pontific. Primo rerum gerend Administro.
At lower right: In obsequentissimi animi testimonium / Io. Domenicus Porta D.D.D.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Le Blanc II.76.62
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