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The Tomb of Nero , Plate III from the series of Grotteschi

Inscription

In plate UL (on tomb):... NERO... In plate LL: Piranesi invento, ed incise In plate LR: Ap.v Piranesi dirimpelto l'Accademia di Francia in Roma

Provenance

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York; given by the firm, 1954

Credit Line

Gift of M. Knoedler & Co., Inc.

1747–49

Catalogue Raisonné

Focillon 022; Hind 26; Robison 23, second state

Accession Number

54.775

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