Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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To the Most Noble James Caufield, Viscount Charlemont, Aristocrat of the Kingdom of Ireland, Born for the Public Good, Because While Resident at Rome He Favored Talent and Promoted the Arts, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Venetian Architect (Nobilissimo Viro Vtilitati Publicae Nato Iacobo Cavlfield Vicecomiti…),

From Roman Antiquities (Le Antichità Romane)

Etching

Dimensions (Plate): 460 x 680 mm (18.1 x 26.8 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right

Accession number: Retrospective TBD

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

Bibliography: Focillon 144; Petrucci (1953) 1; Wilton-Ely 279 and p. 329 for remarks.

Work Type: print

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