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Base of marble and travertine constructed during the pontificate of Pope Benedict XIV for the pedestal of the column, from Trofeo o sia Magnifica Colonna Coclide...(The Trophy or Magnificent Spiral Column); Columna Antonina

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: Pedestal by Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Artist: Base by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Date: 1774–79
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Sheet: 46 5/8 x 32 7/8 in. (118.5 x 83.5 cm) Plate: 43 7/8 x 31 1/2 in. (111.5 x 80 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.14(32)

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