Arco di Galieno (Arch of Gallienus), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Antichità Romane de'tempi della Repubblica

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720 - 1778


published 1752

Etching on heavy laid paper

Plate: 5 1/4 × 10 9/16 in. (13.3 × 26.8 cm)

Sheet: 14 3/4 × 20 13/16 in. (37.5 × 52.8 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 right: Piranesi fecit Inscribed in plate, lower center: Arco di Galieno; lower left: 1. Facciata della Chiesa di S. Vito.

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.52-53, no. 55.

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