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Collection

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

(Italy 1720 – 1778)

Title
View of the remains of the Forum of Nerva 1757 (actually the ancient fire wall of the Forum of Augustus)
Place of origin
RomeItaly
Year
1757
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching
Edition
5/7
Dimensions

40.3 x 61.0 cm platemark; 50.8 x 76.8 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Accessioned 1998
Accession number
236.1998
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Peter Raissis, Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian old master prints from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1998, 7, 8. no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (1)

Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian Old Master Prints from the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jun 1998–20 Sep 1998