The Column of Marcus Aurelius in the Piazza Colonna

about 1840
Gaetano Cottafavi (Italian, active about 1837–1841)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26.9 x 36.8 cm (10 9/16 x 14 1/2 in.) Platemark: 16.9 x 21.9 cm (6 5/8 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.656

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

None

Provenance

Richard W. Wallace, Wellesley, Massachusetts (purchased by him from a small dealer in Rome in the 1960s or 1970s); his gift to the MFA December 15, 1999

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Wallace