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View of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore with its two flanking wings, from Views of Rome

A work made of etching on heavy ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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

Date:

1749

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

View of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore with its two flanking wings, from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1749

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

383 × 542 mm (image); 402 × 546 mm (plate); 520 × 801 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of H. D. Isenberg

Reference Number

1978.497

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