Parte del Foro di Nerva (Part of the Forum of Nerva), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Antichità Romane de'tempi della Repubblica

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720 - 1778

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published 1752

Etching on heavy laid paper

Plate: 5 5/16 × 10 5/8 in. (13.5 × 27 cm)

Sheet: 14 3/4 × 20 13/16 in. (37.4 × 52.8 cm)

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

PR.977.24.67

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed in plate, lower right: PIRANESI F. Inscribed in plate, lower right [on stone slab]: PARTE DEL FORO / DI NERVA; upper right: Tav. 1 [inaccurate, corrected in later editions to 5]

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. 49-50, no. 46.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 46

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