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Prints and Drawings
Etcher: Francesco Piranesi, Italian, 1756–1810
After: Louis-Jean Desprez, French, 1743–1804

Veduta della Porta dell’antica Città di Pompei (View of the Gate of the Ancient City of Pompeii)

1789

Etching

platemark: 48.2 × 69.8 cm (19 × 27 1/2 in.) framed: 73.35 × 92.1 × 2.85 cm (28 7/8 × 36 1/4 × 1 1/8 in.)
The Arthur Ross Collection
2012.159.46.3
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.

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