Arco di Tito in Roma (Arch of Titus in Rome), 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 1/16 × 10 5/16 in. (12.9 × 26.2 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.977.24.68

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed in plate, upper left: Piranesi F. Inscribed in plate, upper left: 1 Arco di Tito in Roma 2 Villa Farnese. / 3 Colon e. del Tem. o digG. ve St. re 4 Arco diSet. oSev. ro 5. T.a della Pace. ; upper right [ on arch] SENATUS POPULUSQUE ROMANUS / DIVO TTIO DIVI VESPASIAN / VESPASIANO AVISTO; upper left: Tav. 6 Watermark: close to Colnaghi 4.

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. 50, no. 47.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 47

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