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Tomb of Caecilia Metella, from Views of Rome

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

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  • A work made of etching on heavy ivory laid paper.

Date:

1762, published 1800–07

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778)
published by Francesco (Italian, 1758-1810) and Pietro Piranesi (Italian, born 1758/9)

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

Tomb of Caecilia Metella, from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1762

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

447 x 627 mm (image); 455 x 635 mm (plate); 540 x 743 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1912.1521

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