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Rovina di uno degli allogiamenti de' Soldati presso ad una delle eminenti fabbriche di Adriano nella sua Villa in Tivoli (Ruins of one of the soldiers’ barracks at Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli)
  • 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
  • Rovina di uno degli allogiamenti de' Soldati presso ad una delle eminenti fabbriche di Adriano nella sua Villa in Tivoli (Ruins of one of the soldiers’ barracks at Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli), 1774
  • Vedute di Roma (Views of Rome)
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 451 x 642 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 17 3/4 x 25 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 26 x 35 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0150
Description
Catalogue raisonné

The Villa of Hadrian at Tivoli. Perspective view of ruined villa with arcade to left, tower center right - foliage sprouts from ruin - small foreground figures, especially in lower left speeding horseman and flute player who extends beyond image border.