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Print, Porta Maggiore, 1835–39 (printed date)

This is a Print. It was created by Giovanni Battista Piranesi. It is dated 1835–39 (printed date) and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is etching and engraving. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

49.1 x 71.5 cm (plate mark), 55.2 x 76.8 cm (paper)

Cite this object as

Print, Porta Maggiore, 1835–39 (printed date); Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778); Italy; etching and engraving; 49.1 x 71.5 cm (plate mark), 55.2 x 76.8 cm (paper); 1950-11-1

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