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Views of Rome Drawn and Etched by Giambattista Piranesi, Venetian Architect: title page,

From Views of Rome Drawn and Etched by Giambattista Piranesi, Venetian Architect (Vedute di Roma disegnate ed incise da Giambattista Piranesi Architetto Ve[nez]iano)

Etching on laid paper

Fourth of five states

Dimensions (Plate): 410 x 557 mm (16.1 x 21.9 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Piranesi inv. scol.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807?

Accession number: 1973.D1.38.48

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 1; Focillon 719; Hind 1; Wilton-Ely 134.

Work Type: print

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