Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Temple of Hercules at Cori, Ten Miles Distant from Velletri (Veduta del Tempio di Ercole nella Citta di Cora, dieci miglia lontano da Velletri),

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): 386 x 534 mm (15.2 x 21 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left margin: “Cavaliere Piranesi delin. e inc.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.138

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 64; Focillon 784; Hind 91; Wilton-Ely 224.

Work Type: print

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