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Plan of Rome and the Campus Martius

about 1774
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 87 [1778-9.]; Focillon 600; Ficacci 700

Dimensions

Sheet: 136.3 x 77.2 cm (53 11/16 x 30 3/8 in.)(overall dimensions of the three sheets on which this etching is printed) Platemark: 121.5 x 70.9 cm (47 13/16 x 27 15/16 in.)(overall dimensions of the four plates from which this etching is printed)

Accession Number

54.777

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)

Provenance

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York; their gift to the MFA June 10, 1954

Credit Line

Gift of M. Knoedler & Co., Inc.