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The Baths of Diocletian, Showing the Church of S. Maria degli Angeli (Plate 107 of the Views of Rome)

1774
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 116, i/iii; Focillon 833; Ficacci 987

Dimensions

Sheet: 52.2 x 82.2 cm (20 9/16 x 32 3/8 in.) Platemark: 44.6 x 70.4 cm (17 9/16 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M25581

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 violet ink, the mark of the MFA (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (1844-1884); 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