View of the exterior of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican, from Views of Rome

A work made of etching on heavy ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching on heavy ivory laid paper.

Date:

1750/59

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

View of the exterior of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican, from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

1750–1759

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

383 x 603 mm (image); 405 x 607 mm (plate); 557 x 800 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank B. Hubachek

Reference Number

1941.124

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