Requires Photography

The Roman Forum (Plate 82 of the Views of Rome)

The Campo Vaccino

1772
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 100, ii/iv; Focillon 748; Robison 100(B)(of D); Ficacci 971

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.7 x 77.6 cm (21 9/16 x 30 9/16 in.) Platemark: 47.8 x 70.9 cm (18 13/16 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1048

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard