Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Campo Vaccino (Veduta di Campo Vaccino),

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 six states

Dimensions (Plate): 407 x 546 mm (16 x 21.5 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Piranesi del. sculp.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.87

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 78; Focillon 803; Hind 40; Wilton-Ely 148 and p. 191 with remark: “The Forum Romanum, from the Capitoline Hill.”

Work Type: print

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