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Eight Capitals in Roman Buildings, plate 15 from The Magnificence and the Architecture of the Romans

Inscription

In plate upper right: Tab. XV In plate upper left: In Basilica S. Ioannis / Lateranensis. In plate upper right: In Basilica S. Maria in Cosmedin, / et in templo Divi Sabbae. In plate left: Coroa, quae / adservatur in / cavo aedium / Farnesianarum In plate right In vinea J. Lepri / prope aedem Di= / vae Agnetis extra / muros. In plate left: In hortis Farnesianis In plate lower right: In vinea J. Lepri In plate lower center: Capitulum antea impositum in templo / Divi Laurentij extra muros. In plate lower right: In vinea J. Lepri Recto lower right margin in graphite pencil: H. p 84-85 / F. p946

Signed

In plate lower right: Piranesi F.

Provenance

Mrs. W. J. Moore; her gift to MFA, April 1972.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. J. Moore

1761

Catalogue Raisonné

Focillon 947; Hind pp.84-85; Ficacci 452

Accession Number

1972.337

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