London, South Kensington
16 September 2009
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778)
Front view of the Column of Marcus Aurelius, from 'Trofeo o sia Magnifica Colonna Coclide'
etching, published Rome, 1774-1779
S. 121 x 32¾in. (307.5 x 83.2cm.)
with the accompanying etching of 'View of the Front of Trajan's Column' from the same series, with one sheet missing
S. 88 x 32¾in. (223.5 x 83.2cm.) (2)
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Giovanni Battista Piranesi, The Complete Etchings, Vol. II John Wilton-Ely nos. 687,708
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