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The Roman Forum Seen from the Capitol

Veduta di Campo Vaccino

1757
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 040, iii/vi; Focillon 803; Robison 40, C (of F)

Dimensions

Sheet: 52 x 67.1 cm (20 1/2 x 26 7/16 in.) Platemark: 40.9 x 54.8 cm (16 1/8 x 21 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1049

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

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard