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

Veduta della Basilica di Sta. Maria Maggiore con le due Fabbriche laterali di detta Basilica (View of the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore with Its Two Flanking Wings), from Vedute di Roma

1749

Etching

platemark: 40.1 × 55 cm (15 13/16 × 21 5/8 in.)
sheet: 50.4 × 67.4 cm (19 13/16 × 26 9/16 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Doolittle in memory of her sister Miss Helen Wells Seymour
1953.48.1
Geography: 
Made in Italy
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
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