Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Amphitheater of Pola in Istria near the Sea (Anfiteatro do Pola in Istria vicino al mare),

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

Etching on laid paper

Dimensions (Plate): 130 x 265 mm (5.1 x 10.4 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left: “Piranesi fecit”; inscribed in plate, lower left: “Tav. 23”

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

Accession number: 1973.D1.38.42

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

Bibliography: Focillon 65; Hind (1922), p. 75; Wilton-Ely 127.

Work Type: print

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