Print, Hadrian's Villa near Tivoli, "Le Vedute di Roma" (1748-1778), 1748–78
This is a Print. It was print maker: Giovanni Battista Piranesi. It is dated 1748–78 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is etching. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Dr. Henry Mann Silver.
It is credited
Gift of Dr. Henry Mann Silver.
Its dimensions are
44.5 x 58 cm (17 1/2 x 22 13/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Etched in the cartouche: Avanzi di una Sala appar / tenente al Casto Pretorio nel / la Villa Adriana in Tivoli / A. Tribunale ornato di nicchie, and signed on the plate at lower left: Cvalier Piranesi F.
Cite this object as
Print, Hadrian's Villa near Tivoli, "Le Vedute di Roma" (1748-1778), 1748–78; Print Maker: Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778); Italy; etching; 44.5 x 58 cm (17 1/2 x 22 13/16 in.); Gift of Dr. Henry Mann Silver; 1928-9-5