The Campidoglio, with Sta. Maria in Aracoeli (Plate 75 of the Views of Rome)

1757
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 038, iii/v; Focillon 807; Robison 38(E)(of G); Ficacci 885

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.2 x 82.4 cm (21 3/4 x 32 7/16 in.) Platemark: 40.6 x 55.3 cm (16 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M25551

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