Roman Circus

Basil Kennett, English, 1674 - 1715

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1704

Engraving on paper

Sheet: 6 3/4 × 10 3/16 in. (17.1 × 25.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2014.45.55

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

In print, below: Het groot Circus of renperk door Romulus begonnen, door Tarquyn voltooid, en naderhand door Julius, Augustus, Titus en andere Cesars verbeterd en fraai gemaakt. Translation of inscription: "The great Circus begun by Romulus, completed by Tarquyn, and subsequently improved by Julius, Augustus, Titus, and other Cesars and beautifully made."

Course History

ITAL 23, Seventeenth and Eighteenth-Century Italian Literature and Culture, Nancy Canepa, Winter 2015

Provenance

Source unknown; catalogued 2014.

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