Requires Photography

The Palace of the French Academy (Plate 40 of the Views of Rome)

The Palazzo Salviati

1752
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 024, ii/v; Focillon 739; Robison 24(C)(of F); Ficacci 915

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.8 x 78.9 cm (21 9/16 x 31 1/16 in.) Platemark: 40.6 x 62.2 cm (16 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.1054

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