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title Page for Le Antichità Romane (Roman Antiquities), Volume II
  • Giovanni Battista Piranesi
    1720–1778
    born: Mogliano Veneto, Republic of Venice (present-day Italy) ; died: Rome, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: present-day Italy
  • title Page for Le Antichità Romane (Roman Antiquities), Volume II, 1756
  • Le Antichità Romane (Roman Antiquities)
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 408 x 259 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16 1/16 x 10 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 543 x 357 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 3/8 x 14 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0553
Description
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Catalogue raisonné

Hollow Roman column with text on the inside exposed area. Trees and undergrowth surround.