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Cross-sections of the wooden system, which supports the painted canvases of the curtain, from Il Teatro d'Ercolano (The Theater at Herculaneum), tavola 8

Series/Portfolio: Il Teatro d'Ercolano
Artist: Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Date: 1783
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Sheet: 21 7/16 x 30 1/2 in. (54.5 x 77.5 cm) Plate: 15 3/16 x 20 7/8 in. (38.5 x 53 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
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