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Jupiter, from Classical Statues in Rome

Jupiter, from Classical Statues in Rome

Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)

Artist:
After Tommaso Piroli (Italian, Rome 1752–1824 Rome)
Date:
1781
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 7/16 x 15 15/16 in. (54.5 x 40.5 cm) Plate: 19 5/16 x 13 3/16 in. (49 x 33.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number:
41.71.1.18(7)
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Inscription: At lower left: Tomasso Piroli dis.
    At lower right: Francesco Piranesi inc. 1781
    At bottom center: Giove col fulmine, collo scettro, e coll'aquila, coperto in parte dal pallio, giá ammirato nel Palazzo Verospi, ed ora nel Museo Pio, e Clementino. / Alla Santità di Nro Sig.re (re as superscript) PIO SESTO POntefice Massimo delle Antichitá / investigatore vigilantissimo, e delle bell Arti splendidissimo Protettore.
    At lower right: Francesco Piranesi D.D.D.

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

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