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The Campus Martius of Ancient Rome, the Work of G.B. Piranesi, Fellow of the Royal Society of Antiquaries, London

A work made of book with forty-nine etchings in black on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of book with forty-nine etchings in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1762

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

The Campus Martius of Ancient Rome, the Work of G.B. Piranesi, Fellow of the Royal Society of Antiquaries, London

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1762

Medium

Book with forty-nine etchings in black on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

In plate: "Piranesi"

Dimensions

Closed: 58 × 43 × 2.4 cm (22 7/8 × 16 15/16 × 1 in.); Open: 83.7 × 58 cm (33 × 22 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Estelle Miller Weedon, Carolyn Miller Short and Miranda Miller in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Middleton Miller

Reference Number

2015.755

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