Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Arch of Constantine (Veduta dell’Arco di Costantino),

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): 470 x 705 mm (18.5 x 27.8 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left margin: “Cavaliere Piranesi del. ed inc.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.144

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 93; Focillon 757; Hind 97; Wilton-Ely 230.

Work Type: print

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