Facade of Saint Peter's Basilica, Rome

Giovanni Collin, Italian, 17th century
Francesco Bufalini, Italian, active 1670 - 1684

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1683-1684; republished about 1705

Engraving on paper

Plate: 26 × 17 13/16 in. (66 × 45.3 cm)

Sheet: 28 7/8 × 21 1/4 in. (73.4 × 53.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

2006.2

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower center: PROSPETTO DELLA BASILICA VATICANA / ARCHITETTURA DI CARLO MADERNO. / L'EGLISE DE S.PIERRE A ROME / Par G. de Rossi. et se vend AAMSTERDAM Chez P. MORTIER. Avec Privil:

Course History

ARTH 17, Italian Renaissance Architecture: Issues and Approaches, Lauren Jacobi, Winter 2013

ENGS 2, Integrated Design: Engineering, Architecture, and Building Technology, Jack Wilson, Winter 2012

Provenance

Michael Finney Antique Books and Prints, London, United Kingdom; sold to present collection, 2006.

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