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The Temple of Cybele (Plate 58 of the Views of Rome)

The Temple of Portunus (?)

1758
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 047, iii/v; Focillon 820; Robison 47(D)(of F); Ficacci 921

Dimensions

Sheet: 41.3 x 61.3 cm (16 1/4 x 24 1/8 in.) Platemark: 40 x 60.1 cm (15 3/4 x 23 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1044

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