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The Temple of Minerva Medica (Plate 74 of the Views of Rome)

1764
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 074, ii/iv; Focillon 778; Robison 74, ii/iv; Ficacci 945

Dimensions

Sheet: 51.6 x 73.3 cm (20 5/16 x 28 7/8 in.) Platemark: 46.7 x 70.3 cm (18 3/8 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1043

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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