Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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View of the Campus Martius (Scenographia Campi Martii),

From The Campus Martius of Ancient Rome, the Work of G. B. Piranesi, Fellow of the Royal Society of Antiquaries, London (Il Campo Marzio dell’ Antica Roma, Opera di G. B. Piranesi socio della reale società degli antiquari di Londra)

Etching

Dimensions (Plate): 490 x 730 mm (19.3 x 28.7 in.)

Signed in plate, lower left

Accession number: Retrospective TBD

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

Bibliography: Focillon 437; Petrucci (1953) 422; Wilton-Ely 568 and p. 622 with remark: “Aerial view with significant monuments in the foreground and key to buildings depicted on either side of plate. Indices at sides fold out.”

Work Type: print

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