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View of the Door and Peristyle of the Temple of Vesta

A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1780

Artist:

Francesco Piranesi
Italian, 1758-1810

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Francesco Piranesi

Title

View of the Door and Peristyle of the Temple of Vesta

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1780

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 68 × 47.9 cm (26 13/16 × 18 7/8 in.); Sheet: 78.7 × 56.4 cm (31 × 22 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William P. Tuggle in memory of Harold Joachim

Reference Number

1984.1520

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