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Title

View of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore with its two flanking wings


Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Italy

1720 - 1778


Details


Place where the work was made

Rome Italy


Date

1749


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching


Edition

4/6


Dimensions

40.0 x 54.7 cm platemark; 48.1 x 70.9 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1954


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9109


Artist information

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Works in the collection

11


Place

Where the work was made
Rome

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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