Requires Photography

Plans, Views, and Cross-Sections of Buildings at Thermopylae

1804
Francesco Piranesi (Italian, 1758–1810), After Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

from Le Blanc 12

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.2 x 59.1 cm (17 x 23 1/4 in.) Platemark: 36.7 x 53.8 cm (14 7/16 x 21 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.335

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Etched in the plate, top left corner, the number "166"

Markings

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

Provenance

Mrs. W. J. Moore, Lowell, Massachusetts; her gift to the MFA April 12, 1972

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. J. Moore