Ruins of an Ancient Building in the Villa Berberini near Castle Gandolfo (Rovine d’antico edifizio nella Villa Barberina presso Castel Gandolfo)
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Ruins of an Ancient Building in the Villa Berberini near Castle Gandolfo (Rovine d’antico edifizio nella Villa Barberina presso Castel Gandolfo)18th century
385 x 540 mm (15.2 x 21.3 in.)
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, (1720–1778)
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Series: from Antichità d’Albano e di Castel Gandolfo Descritte ed incise da Giovambatista Piranesi
Marks: Signed in plate in scroll, lower right
Bibliography: Focillon 533; Petrucci (1953) 480; Wilton-Ely 666.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892)
Accession Number: Retrospective TBD
Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keywordThis object has the following keywords:
- architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
- Italy - TGN 1000080
- ruins - Use generally for remains of buildings or groups of buildings that have been destroyed or are in a state of great disrepair or decay.
- villas - Related Term
- plate Dimensions: 385 x 540 mm (15.2 x 21.3 in.)
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