Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 :Tempio di Bacco. Oggi S. Constanza fuori delle Mura ... Piranesi Architetto fec. [1756]

Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 :Tempio di Bacco. Oggi S. Constanza fuori delle Mura ... Piranesi Architetto fec. [1756]
Date
1756
By
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778
Ref
C-091-075
Description
An interior view looking towards the Sanctuary of the Roman church of Saint Constanza, through the columns of a rotunda. Notes below indicate that the columns are of granite, that some of the mosaics, windows, candelabra and urns are ancient and that some pictures on the walls are modern. Title indicates that this is a first state. The title on later states was corrected to 'Veduta interna del sepolcro di S. Constanza, fabbricato da Constantino Magno, ed erroneamento detta il Tempio di Bacco, inoggi Chiesa della medesima Santa' [Internal view of the burial place of Saint Constanza, built by Constantine the Great, and erroneously known as the Temple of Bacchus, today the Church of the said Saint]. Other Titles - Temple of Bacchus. Today Saint Constanza Beyond the Walls. [translation] Extended Title - From Le vedute di Roma, 1745-1778 Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Etching, 413 x 552 mm (plate-mark) on sheet 469 x 711 mm
Access restrictions
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Part of
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 :[Etchings from La prima parte di architteture e prospettive (1743), I grotteschi (ca 1747), Le vedute di Roma (1745-1778), I carceri (1760-1761)] / Giovanni Battista Piranesi inven. et incis. [Rome : G B Piranesi, mid-1760s to early 1770s]
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Etchings, Etching, 413 x 552 mm (plate-mark) on sheet 469 x 711 mm
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