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Bathing Venus, from Classical Statues in Rome

Series/Portfolio:
Classical Statues in Rome
Artist:
Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Artist:
After Ludovico Corazzari (Italian, active 1780s)
Date:
1785
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 7/16 x 15 15/16 in. (54.5 x 40.5 cm) Plate: 19 5/16 x 13 1/16 in. (49 x 33.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.18(10)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Ludovico Corrazzari disegnó
At lower right: Francesco Piranesi inc. 1873
At bottom center: Venere che sorge dal bagno col Vaso degli unguenti dagli antichi detto alabastro. / Fú trovata presso la Via Prenestina nella tenuta di Salone, ora é nel Museo Pio-Clementino

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
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