Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Statue of Vesta, from Raccolta de'Tempi Antichi, Prima Parte (Collection of Antique Temples, First Part), tavola 10

Series/Portfolio:
Raccolta de'Tempi Antichi, Prima Parte
Artist:
Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Publisher:
Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1750–80
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (53 x 40 cm) Plate: 15 3/8 x 9 13/16 in. (39 x 25 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.6(13)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: Tav. X.
At bottom center: Statua di Vesta, Madre ovvero della Terra, in / oggi esistente nella Villa Estense in Tivoli
At lower right: Franc. Piranesi delineò ed incise

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
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