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, published 1800–07

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778)
published by Francesco (Italian, 1758-1810) and Pietro Piranesi (Italian, born 1758/9)

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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

426 x 651 mm (image); 432 x 656 mm (plate); 557 x 784 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1910.331

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