Arco di Giano (Arch of Janus), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Raccolte di varie dedute di Roma (The Magnificence of Rome: Collection of Various Views of Rome)

Unknown Italian, Italian

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published 1752

Etching on heavy laid paper

Plate: 5 1/16 × 6 7/8 in. (12.8 × 17.4 cm)

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

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

PR.977.24.55B

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower center: Arco di Giano Watermark: [fleur-de-lis in circle, Hind 1]

Published References

L. Nichols, Piranesi at Dartmouth: Etchings by Giovanni Battista Piranesi in the Dartmouth College Collections, Hanover, NH: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1976, p. 41, no. 34b.

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