Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Arch of Titus (Veduta dell’Arco di Tito),

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): 474 x 708 mm (18.7 x 27.9 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left margin: “Cavalier Piranesi del. e inc.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.145

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 91; Focillon 755; Hind 98; Wilton-Ely 231 and p. 274 with remark: “With the Villa Farnese to the left.”

Work Type: print

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