Second Title Page (Antichita Romane Fuori di Roma), from Le Magnificenze di Roma: Antichità Romane de'tempi della Repubblica
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720 - 1778
Etching on heavy laid paper
Plate: 5 × 10 3/8 in. (12.7 × 26.3 cm)
Sheet: 14 11/16 × 20 13/16 in. (37.3 × 52.8 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College
Place Made: Italy, Europe
Not on view
Signed in plate, lower left: Piranesi fecit. Inscribed in plate, upper center to lower center: ANTICHI[T]A ROM[A]NE / FVORI DI ROMA / DISEGNATE ED INCISE / DA GIAMBATTA PIRANESI / ARCHITETTO VENEZIANO / PARTE SECONDA; lower left to lower right: Roma si vende dall'Auttore dirempetto l'Academia di Franzia Watermark: closest to Colnaghi 4.
L. Nichols, Piranesi at Dartmouth: Etchings by Giovanni Battista Piranesi in the Dartmouth College Collections, Hanover, NH: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1976, p. 53, no. 58.
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