Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of Two Churches, One Called 1. S. Maria di Loreto, the other 2. The Name of Mary, near 3. Trajan’s Column. 4. The Ascent to the Quirinal (Veduta delle du Chiese, l’una detta 1. della Madonna di Loreto l’altra 2. del Nome di Maria presso 3. la Colonna Trajana 4.Salita al monte Quirinale),

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 four states

Dimensions (Plate): 427 x 689 mm (16.8 x 27.1 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left of scroll: “Piranesi F.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.113

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 30; Focillon 849; Hind 66; Wilton-Ely 199.

Work Type: print

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