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View of the Rear Entrance of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore, 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:

1750/59

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

View of the Rear Entrance of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore, from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1750–1759

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

375 × 611 mm (image); 403 × 617 mm (plate); 526 × 805 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of H. D. Isenberg

Reference Number

1978.498

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