Collegio Romano

Palazzi di Roma dei più celebri achitetti

1655
After Pietro Ferrerio (Italian, about 1600–1654), Architect Bartolomeo Ammanati (Italian, 1511–1592), Publisher Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi (Italian, 17th century)


Dimensions

Platemark: 21.59 x 36.83 cm (8 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.) Sheet: 33.34 x 45.09 cm (13 1/8 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.693

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

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Prints

Plate from the series Palazzi di Roma dei più celebri architetti

Inscription

In plate, below: FACCIATA DEL COLLEGIO ROMANO FONDATO DALLA FELICE•MEMORIA•DI PAPA GREGORIO XIII•L'ANNO.MDLXXVIII.ARCHITETTVRA . DI . / BARTOLOMEO AMANNATI SCVLTORE•ET ARCHTETTO FIORENTINO.
In plate, lower left: Pietro ferrerio Pittore et Architetto Romano.
In plate, lower right: Scala di palmi sesanta.

Provenance

James A. Bergquist (Newton, MA); purchased by Stephen A. Bergquist (Needham, MA), 2008; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara G. and Stephen A. Bergquist