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A ravine in the Monti Lucretili near the site of Horace's villa. Etching and engraving by B.A. Dunker and G. Eichler after J. Ph. Hackert, 1780.

  • Hackert, Philipp, 1737-1807
[between 1780 and 1789]
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About this work


In the right foreground two men accompany a donkey loaded with paniers


[A Rome (Place d'Espagne)] : [chez George Hackert, graveur], [between 1780 and 1789]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; platemark 37.6 x 46.4 cm


Le Campanile anc. Mons Lucretilis avec la ravine par où on passe Fonte Bello, une des sources de la Digentia. Velox amoenum saepe Lucretilem. Hor. Od: XVII lib: I. Hic in reducta valle caniculae vitabis aestus. Ibid. Peint à gouache par J. Ph. Hackert 1780. Gravé à l'eau forte par B.A. Dunker et terminé par Eichler.

Lettering note

Bears number: No. VIII


Wellcome Library no. 2922560i


  • French
  • Latin

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