Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Marble Altar in the Form of a Tripod Vase from Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli, Supported on a Monument from Palazzo Barberini,

From Vasi, Candelabri, Cippi, Sarcofagi, Tripodi, Lucerne, ed Ornamenti Antichi Disegn. ed Incisi dal Cav. Gio. Batta. Piranesi

Etching

Dimensions (Plate): 530 x 385 mm (20.9 x 15.2 in.)

Signed in plate at top, after the dedication

Accession number: Retrospective TBD

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

Bibliography: Focillon 629; Petrucci (1953) 537; Wilton-Ely 916 and p. 994 for remarks.

Work Type: print

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