About This Artwork

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

Arch of Septimius Severus through which passed the ancient Sacred Way, bringing victors to the Capitol, from Views of Rome, 1750/59

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper
356 x 585 mm (image); 379 x 590 mm (plate); 439 x 653 mm (sheet)

The Charles Deering Collection, 1927.4830

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