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Ruins of the Portico of Marcus Aemilius Lepidus and Aemilius Paulus, Plate 20 from Roman Antiquities

Veduta dell' avanzo del Portico di M. Emilio Lepido . . .

1756
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 83; Focillon 181

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 20.8 cm (5 11/16 x 8 3/16 in.) Platemark: 13.1 x 19.5 cm (5 3/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14053

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund