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Isola Tiberina, Rome: a section of the travertine ship built under the temple of Aesculapius. Etching by G.B. Piranesi, ca. 1756.

  • Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778.
Date
[1756?]
Reference
2008575i
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Description

The stone ship includes a bas-relief of the staff of Aesculapius. Various sections are labelled A.-H.

Publication/Creation

[Roma [Rome]] : [Nella stamperia di Angelo Rotilj nel Palazzo de' Massimi], [1756?]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 39.9 x 60.1 cm

Lettering

Veduta della porzione di nave di travertini costruita, e piantata dinanzi alle sustruzioni che regevano il tempio di Esculapio nell'Isola Tiberina ... H Rovine del medesimo interrate. Piranesi archit. dis. ed inc.

Lettering note

Bears number: Tom. IV XV

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2008575i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Italian


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