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Views of Roman Ruins

Praecipua aliquot Romanae antiquitatis ruinarum monimenta, vivis prospectibus, ad veri imitationem affabre designata. In alma Venetiarm [sic] civitate per Baptistan Pitonum Vicentinum mense Septermber Anno MDLXI

1561
Giovanni Battista Pittoni (Italian (Venetian), 1520–1583), Copied after Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Dimensions

40 x 56 cm

Accession Number

M8172

Medium or Technique

Etchings bound in a portfolio

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

Oblong folio; etchings with some damage; trimmed to within platemark. Copied by Pittoni after the series published by Cock in Antwerp in 1551. For Cock’s originals, see MFA impressions 59.352–59.376; P7821, and P7822

Credit Line

Gift of George W. Wales