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Ornamental capital "N", Spiegazione...degli acquedotti (Explanation...of the aqueducts), from Le Antichità Romane (Roman Antiquities), tome 1

Series/Portfolio:
Le Antichità Romane, tome 1
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Publisher:
Angelo Rotili
Date:
published 1756–57
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 1/4 x 15 3/8 in. (54 x 39 cm)
plate: 3 3/8 x 4 1/8 in. (8.5 x 10.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.1(74)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right: Piranesi F.
Hind 83; Focillon 20.A.147; Giesecke 116; Wilton-Ely I.332.282
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