Magnifico Porto

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Magnifico Porto

from Opere Varie di Architettura, prospettiva, grotteschi, antichita

1761

etching

sheet: 21 5/8 x 16 5/16 in. (54.9 x 41.5 cm)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
(Mogliano Veneto, Italy, 1720 - 1778, Rome, Italy)

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Italian

OBJECT NAME:

etchings (prints)

MARKS:

inscribed on second plate below the image b.l.-b.r.: "Parte di ampio magnifico Porto all' uso degli antichi Romani, ove si scuopre l'interno della gran Piazza pel Comercio superfam.te decorata di colonne rostrali, che dinotano le piu segnalate vittorie m



CREDIT LINE:

Gift of Max Abromowitz

OBJECT NUMBER:

1973-1-1.1.y

IMAGE USE:

Open Access Image

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DIMENSIONS

  • primary object, sheet: 21 5/8 x 30 7/8 in. (54.93 x 78.42 cm)
  • primary object, platemark: 15 7/8 x 21 13/16 in. (40.32 x 55.4 cm)
  • primary object, platemark: 1 9/16 x 21 3/4 in. (3.97 x 55.25 cm)
  • primary object, platemark: 1 9/16 x 21 7/8 in. (3.9 x 55.5 cm)
  • primary object, platemark: 15 7/8 x 21 13/16 in. (40.3 x 55.4 cm)
  • sheet, sheet: 21 5/8 x 16 5/16 in. (54.9 x 41.5 cm)

PORTFOLIO LIST

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