Art/ Collection/ Art Object

View of the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina in the Roman Forum, 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; fourth state of six (Hind)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 x 29 5/16 in. (52 x 74.5 cm) Plate: 15 3/4 x 21 7/16 in. (40 x 54.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.16(48)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Piranesi Arcihtetto fec. / Presso l'Autore a Strada Felice nel Palazzo Tomati vicino alla Trinità de'Monti
At bottom center: Veduta del Tempio di Antonino e Faustina in Campo Vaccino.
At lower right: 1. S. Lornezo in Miranda de'Speciali. 19

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Focillon 802; Wilton-Ely I.206.163; Hind 53.49 iv/vi
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