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Plan of two Tuscan Atria and Vitruvian Pluvinatum adapted to different Courtyards of houses across from that of the Surgeon at Pompeii, from Antiquités de Pompeïa, tome premier, Antiquités de la Grande Grèce... (Antiquities of Pompeii, volume one, Antiquities of Great Greece...), volume 1, plate 22

Series/Portfolio:
Antiquités de Pompeïa, tome premier, Antiquités de la Grande Grèce, aujourd'hui Royaume de Naples, Gravées par Francois Piranesi, Membre de l'Académie de Stockolm, et Ancien Ministre de la Cour de Suède a celle de Rome d'après les Dessins Originaux et les Observations Locales du feu Célébre Architete, Peintre, Sculpteur, Greveur, Le Chev.er Jean-Baptise Piranesi; rédigées et expliqués par Antoine-Joseph Guattani
Artist:
Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)
Artist:
After Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Date:
1804
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 7/8 x 31 9/16 in. (55.5 x 80.2 cm) Plate: 14 3/8 x 21 7/16 in. (36.5 x 54.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1941
Accession Number:
41.71.1.24(23)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper left: Vol. I.
At upper right: Pl. XXII.
At lower left: Dessiné par J. B. Piranesi.
At lower right: Gravé par F. Piranesi L'an 12. (1804.
At bottom center: Plan de deux Atrium toscans et Pluviatum de Vitruve adaptés à diverses Cours des maisons vis-à-vis celle du Chirurgien à Pompeïa.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Focillon p. 68; Hind p. 90; Le Blanc III.207.12
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