© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.312.16
People
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian (Mogliano Veneto, Italy 1720 - 1778 Rome, Italy)
Title
View of the Piazza Navona above the Ruins of the Circo Agonale
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Vedute di Roma
Original Language Title: Veduta di Piazza Navona sopra le rovine del Circo Agonale
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
18th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/237591
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
image: 38.7 × 54.6 cm (15 1/4 × 21 1/2 in.)
plate: 41 × 54.9 cm (16 1/8 × 21 5/8 in.)
sheet: 54 × 79.7 cm (21 1/4 × 31 3/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
H. 16 iv/vi, F. 806, Sal. D13 vi/ix
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Permanent transfer from the Fine Arts Library, Harvard University, Gift of Thomas Palmer, Esq., of Boston, 1772
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.312.16
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Joanna Sheers Seidenstein, Elizabeth M. Rudy, and Natalia Vieyra, "Armchair Travel—Imagining Faraway Places", Index Magazine, Harvard Art Museums ([e-journal], June 17, 2020), https://www.harvardartmuseums.org/article/armchair-travel-imagining-faraway-places, accessed June 29, 2020

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