Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Visible Remains of the Baths of Diocletian (Veduta degli avanzi superiori delle Terme di Diocleziano),

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): 467 x 705 mm (18.4 x 27.8 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left margin: “Cavaier Piranesi F.”

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.163

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 107; Focillon 833; Hind 116; Wilton-Ely 249 and p. 292 with remark: “Distant view, showing the church of S. Maria degli Angeli.”

Work Type: print

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