Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate 19: Part of the ancient Appian Way about three miles outside Porta S. Sebastiano, from Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali ed altri monumenti inalzati da Romani parte de quali se veggono in Roma e parte per l'Italia (Some Views of Triumphal Arches and other monuments erected by the Romans, some of which are in Rome and some elsewhere in Italy)

Series/Portfolio:
Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali ed altri monumenti inalzati da Romani parte di quali si veggono in Roma e parte per l'Italia Disegnati ed incisi dal Cavalier Gio. Battista Piranesi
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Publisher:
Giovanni Bouchard (French, ca. 1716–1795)
Date:
ca. 1748
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Plate: 5 1/4 x 10 5/8 in. (13.3 x 27 cm) Sheet: 12 13/16 x 18 7/8 in. (32.5 x 48 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.45.3(88)
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate: along bottom from left 'Piranesi fecit./ Tav. 19/ Parte dell'antica Via Appia fuori di Porta S. Sebastiano circa tre miglia.'
James Franck Bright; Vendor: James Rimell & Son
Focillon 15.61; Hind 76.30; Wilton-Ely 165.123
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