Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View along the Via de Corso of the Palazzo dell’Accademia Established by Louis XIV, King of France for French Students of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture… (Veduta, nella Via del Corso, del Palazzo dell’Accademia institutia da Luigi XIV, Re di Francia per i Nazionali Francesi studiosi della Pittura, Scultura, e Architettura…),

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

Second of five states

Dimensions (Plate): 407 x 624 mm (16 x 24.6 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Gio. Batta. Piranesi Architetto dis. e inc.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.38.71

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 40; Focillon 739; Hind 24; Wilton-Ely 177.

Work Type: print

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