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The Piazza del Quirinale (Plate 25 of the Views of Rome)

The Piazza di Monte Cavallo

1773
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 103, ii/iv; Focillon 732; Robison 103(C)(of E); Ficacci 974

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.2 x 82 cm (21 3/4 x 32 5/16 in.) Platemark: 48.3 x 71.4 cm (19 x 28 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M25501

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

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (c.1843-1884); by bequest to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker (1816-1908); his bequest to the MFA January 1, 1913 (transferred from library)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection