Veduta dell Terme di Tito Vespasiano dette Volgarmte le Sette Sale (View of the Baths of Titus Vespasian commonly called the Sette Sale), 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 3/16 × 6 7/8 in. (13.2 × 17.5 cm)

Sheet: 20 13/16 × 29 9/16 in. (52.8 × 75.1 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 fe. Inscribed in plate, lower left to lower right: Veduta delle Terme di Tito Vespasiano dette volgarm.[superscript]te le Sette Sale Watermark: [fleur-de-lis in circle; similar to 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. 47-8, no. 41d.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 85

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