Veduta della Fontana d'Acqua Felice a Termini (View of the Fountain at the Terminus of the Acqua Felice), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Raccolte di varie vedute di Roma (The Magnificence of Rome: Collection of Various Views of Rome)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720 - 1778


published 1752

Etching on heavy laid paper

Plate: 5 1/8 × 7 9/16 in. (13 × 19.2 cm)

Sheet: 20 13/16 × 29 1/2 in. (52.8 × 75 cm)

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



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed in plate, lower left: Piranesi inc. Inscribed in plate, lower left to lower right: Veduta della Fontana d'Acqua Felice a Termini Watermark: [fleur-de-lis in circle, Hind 1]

Course History

ARTH 27.03, Building Boom: Architecture and Urbanism in Early Modern Italy, Elizabeth Kassler-Taub, Fall 2021

Publication History

L. Nichols, Piranesi at Dartmouth: Etchings by Giovanni Battista Piranesi in the Dartmouth College Collections, Hanover, NH: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1976, p. 37, no. 29a.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 87

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