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Cut-away view of the interior of the Basilica of S. Paolo fuori delle Mura [St. Paul outside the Walls], 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:

1749

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 217

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

Cut-away view of the interior of the Basilica of S. Paolo fuori delle Mura [St. Paul outside the Walls], from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1749

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

392 × 609 mm (image); 415 × 613 mm (plate); 470 × 662 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.4791

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