Requires Photography

Interior of the Temple of Bacchus, now the Church of St. Urban (Plate 61 of the Views of Rome)

1767
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 081, ii/iv; Focillon 752; Robison 81(B)(of D); Ficacci 952

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.3 x 82.1 cm (21 3/4 x 32 5/16 in.) Platemark: 42.8 x 61 cm (16 7/8 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

M25537

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282); verso, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (c.1843-1884); by bequest to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker, Boston (1816-1908); his bequest to the MFA 1909 (transferred from library; accession date January 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection