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The Ponte Rotto

The Ponte Senatorio

1748
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778), After Israël Silvestre (French, 1621–1691)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 76, no. 14; Focillon 55

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.3 x 51.6 cm (14 5/16 x 20 5/16 in.) Platemark: 12.4 x 25.8 cm (4 7/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1212

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

By 1967, Charlotte Z. (b. 1924 - d. 2000) and Arthur E. (b. 1922 - d. 2012) Vershbow, Newton Centre, MA; 1967, year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Vershbow to the MFA. (Accession date: January 10, 1968)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow