Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Ichnographia [Plan] of the Campus Martius of the Ancient City (Ichnographiam Campi Martii Antiquae Urbis),

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): 1350 x 1170 mm (53.1 x 46.1 in.)

Dimension notes: plate dimensions to be confirmed with object; correct as in this database record?

Unsigned

Accession number: Retrospective TBD

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

Bibliography: Focillon 440; Petrucci (1953) 425; Wilton-Ely 571 and p. 625 with remark: “Giant plan in six continuous plates dedicated to Robert Adam, dated 1757. Fold-out plate. Cf. 571 A-F, in appendix.”

Work Type: print

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