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Second View from the Ruins of the Baths of Antoninus Pius

Second View from the Ruins of the Baths of Caracalla
Important Monuments of the Ruins of Roman Antiquity, Taken from Life (often called The Large Book of Ruins), plate R

1550
Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 40; Riggs 19

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 x 30.9 cm (8 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.370

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, upper left: EX RVINIS THERMARVM ANTONINI PII, PROSPECTVS • 2 •; upper right: • R •

Signed

In plate, lower left: • H COCK • FECIT • 1550

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp, with accession number in graphite: 59.370

Provenance

June 9, 1959, purchased from Craddock & Barnard (dealers), London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund