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Veduta dell' interno dell' Anfiteatro Flavio detto il Colosseo (View of the Interior of the Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum)
  • 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
  • Veduta dell' interno dell' Anfiteatro Flavio detto il Colosseo (View of the Interior of the Flavian Amphitheater, called the Colosseum), 1766
  • Vedute di Roma (Views of Rome)
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 462 x 699 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 548 x 783 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 18 3/16 x 27 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 9/16 x 30 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 36 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0153
Description
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Exhibitions
Catalogue raisonné

The Colosseum interior in ruins, heavy foliage, goats and figures on the floor on the Colosseum, one figure rest his right arm against the inscription block lower left.