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Saint Peter's Basilica, Rome: the basilica, Piazza San Pietro, the colonnade, with the buildings of the Vatican and the surrounding country. Process print, ca. 1910, after G.B. Piranesi.

  • Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778
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London (94 High Holborn) : Published by B.T. Batsford, [1910?]

Physical description

1 print : process print, with letterpress ; platemark 16.7 x 24.1 cm


Saint Peter's at Rome. Piranesi, by Arthur Samuel, specimen plate

References note

A.M. Hind, Giovanni Battista Piranesi: a critical study, with a list of his published works and detailed catalogues of the prisons and the views of Rome, New York 1922, p. 70, no. 120 (the 1775 print by Piranesi)


Wellcome Library no. 2995723i

Reproduction note

After: an etching by G.B. Piranesi, 1775 (Hind, loc. cit.)


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