Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Interior View of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore (Veduta Interna della Basilica di S. Maria Maggiore),

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): 438 x 686 mm (17.2 x 27 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right of scroll: “Caval. Piranesi inc.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.134

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 16; Focillon 728; Hind 87; Wilton-Ely 220.

Work Type: print

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