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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian, 1720–1778

Veduta della Basilica, e Piazza di S. Pietro in Vaticano (View of the Basilica, and Piazza of Saint Peter’s in the Vatican), from Vedute di Roma (Views of Rome)

1748

Etching

platemark: 38 × 54 cm (14 15/16 × 21 1/4 in.) framed: 66.35 × 86.7 × 2.2 cm (26 1/8 × 34 1/8 × 7/8 in.)
The Arthur Ross Collection
2012.159.11.3
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

William H. Schab Gallery, New York; Arthur Ross Foundation, New York, to 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Suzanne Boorsch et al., Meant to Be Shared: The Arthur Ross Collection of European Prints (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2015), 93, pl. 6.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.