View of the Arch of Titus (Vedute di Roma)

Accession Number

View of the Arch of Titus (Vedute di Roma)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Artist Nationality
Italian (culture or style)

Object Creation Date

Medium & Support
etching on paper

27 1/4 x 35 1/2 in. (69.22 x 90.17 cm);15 1/2 x 24 in. (39.37 x 60.96 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Alice Aznavorian Simsar in memory of Rudolph and Mary Arnheim

Physical Description
Black and white image of figures, many of them men wearing tricorn hats, in a city around and under a stone arch with friezes on the sides. Other buildings and a street are in the background and two large trees are in the foreground.

Primary Object Classification

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

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