Veduta del Porto di Ripetta (View of the Port of the Ripetta), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Vedute di Roma

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720 - 1778

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published 1752

Etching on heavy laid paper

Plate: 15 9/16 × 23 3/8 in. (39.6 × 59.3 cm)

Sheet: 20 13/16 × 26 15/16 in. (52.8 × 68.5 cm)

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

PR.977.24.35

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in plate, lower right: Piranesi Architetto fec.; Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Veduta del Porto di Ripetta; Inscribed, in plate, lower left: 1. S. Girolamo de'Schiavoni. 2. Dogana di Ripetta. 3. Colonne, o / mete, nelle quali sono segnate le maggiori escrescenze del Tevere. 4. Pa- / lazzo del Principe Borghese. 5. Stale dello stesso Principe. 6. Palazzo della; Inscribed, in plate, lower right: sua Famiglia. 7. Colleggio Clementino.; Watermark: fleur-de-lis in circle [Hind 1]

Exhibition History

Two Views of Italy: Master Prints by Canaletto and Piranesi, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-September 3, 1995, no.53.

Publication History

Richard Rand and John Varriano, Two Views of Italy: Master Prints by Canaletto and Piranesi, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1995, no. 53.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon 812; Hind 28 i/viii

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