Ruins of the Xystus [a long open portico used for athletic exercises], the central hall of the Antonine Baths [The Baths of Caracalla], 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:

1765

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

Ruins of the Xystus [a long open portico used for athletic exercises], the central hall of the Antonine Baths [The Baths of Caracalla], from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

1765

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

425 x 650 mm (image); 430 x 656 mm (plate); 481 x 690 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.4784

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