Requires Photography

The Temple of Saturn, with the Arch of Septimius Severus in the Foreground (Plate 80 of the Views of Rome)

The Temple of Concord

1774
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 109, i/iii; Focillon 829; Ficacci 980

Dimensions

Sheet: 52.2 x 74.9 cm (20 9/16 x 29 1/2 in.) Platemark: 47 x 70.7 cm (18 1/2 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M28067

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

John Pickering Lyman, Boston (1847-1914); by bequest to his sister, Theodora Lyman (Portsmouth, New Hampshire)(d. 1919); her bequest to the MFA September 1, 1919

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman