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Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoporticus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Views of Rome

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

Date:

1766

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoporticus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Views of Rome

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1766

Medium

Etching on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

418 x 598 mm (image); 424 x 603 mm (plate); 555 x 720 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.4798

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