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The Fontana dell' Acqua Felice (Plate 35 of the Views of Rome)

1751
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 020, iii/v; Focillon 735; Ficacci 925

Dimensions

Sheet: 55.3 x 82.3 cm (21 3/4 x 32 3/8 in.) Platemark: 41 x 69.4 cm (16 1/8 x 27 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M25511

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); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Alfred Greenough, Boston (c. 1843-1884); by bequest to his uncle, Charles Henry Parker (1816-1908); his bequest to the MFA January 1, 1913 (transferred from library)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection