Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Interior View of the Church of S. Maria degli Angeli Which in Ancient Times Was the Principal Hall of the Baths of Diocletian (Veduta interna della Chiesa della Madonna Angioli detta della Certosa che anticam. era la prinicipal Sala 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

Second of four states

Print impression quality: Fair, from worn plate worn

Dimensions (Plate): 487 x 713 mm (19.2 x 28.1 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 510 x 729 mm (20.1 x 28.7 in.)

Signed in plate on cartouche, lower right: “Cav. Piranesi F.”

Watermark: No watermark

Edition: First Paris edition, 1800–1807

Accession number: 1973.D1.176

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

Bibliography: 1792 cat. no. 106; Focillon 835; Hind 129; Wilton-Ely 262.

Work Type: print

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