Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Arch of Galienus. 1. Facade of the Church of S. Vito (Arco di Galieno. 1. Facciata della Chiesa di S. Vito),

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

Etching on laid paper

Dimensions (Plate): 137 x 273 mm (5.4 x 10.7 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Piranesi fecit”; inscribed in plate, upper right: “31”

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

Accession number: 1973.D1.38.45

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

Bibliography: Focillon 71; Hind (1922), p. 75; Wilton-Ely 133.

Work Type: print

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