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The Roman Forum (Plate 83 of the Views of Rome)

1756
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 041, iv/vii; Focillon 801; Robison 41(D)(of G); Ficacci 897

Dimensions

Sheet: 53 x 72 cm (20 7/8 x 28 3/8 in.) Platemark: 37.6 x 59 cm (14 13/16 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.1042

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)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard