Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Forum of Augustus (Foro di Augusto),

From Some Views of Triumphal Arches and Other Monuments Erected by the Romans… (Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali…)

Etching on laid paper

Dimensions (Plate): 133 x 268 mm (5.2 x 10.6 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Piranesi Fece”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “15”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807; loose sheet, not bound in volume

Accession number: 1973.D1.38.36

Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), before 1953

Bibliography: Focillon 54; Hind (1922), p. 75; Wilton-Ely 118.

Work Type: print

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