Anfiteatro di Pola in Istria vicino al mare (Amphitheatre of Pola in Istria near the Sea), 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 3/8 in. (12.9 × 26.3 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.977.24.88

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: Anfiteatro di Pola in Istria vicino al mare.; lower left: Tav. 23 Unidentifiable watermark

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. 56, no. 68.

Catalogue Raisonne

Focillon, 65

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