Rovescio del Tempio di Pola in Istria (Ruins of the Temple of Pola in Istria), 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: 4 7/8 × 10 1/16 in. (12.4 × 25.6 cm)

Sheet: 14 3/4 × 20 3/4 in. (37.5 × 52.7 cm)

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

PR.977.24.86

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed in plate, lower left: Piranesi fecit. Inscribed in plate, lower center: Rovescio del Tempio di Pola in Istria; lower right: 1. Rovescio di un Altro Tempio.; upper right: Tav. 22 Watermark: [fleur-de-lis in circle, 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. 55-56, no. 65.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 64

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