Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Another Interior View of the Villa of Maecenas, Tivoli (Altra veduta interna della Villa di Mecenate in Tivoli),

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

First of three states

Dimensions (Plate): 429 x 603 mm (16.9 x 23.7 in.)

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

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.131

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 121; Focillon 770; Hind 84; Wilton-Ely 217 and p. 260 with remark: “So-called—cf. nos. 198 and 206.”

Work Type: print

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