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Views of Roman ruins and landscapes

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1937,0424.16

  • Title (series)

    • Views of Roman ruins and landscapes
  • Description

    Plate numbered 10; part of the Colosseum to right, with the Arch of Constantine behind to left seen side-on, with people and horses walking a riding at centre behind and in foreground; from a series of 13 round compositions. c.1646
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1643-1648
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 131 millimetres
    • Width: 131 millimetres
    • Diameter: 125 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in margin below image with production detail: "Stef. Della Bella invent. fecit"; lettered within image with "S.P.Q.R."; numbered at top right
  • Curator's comments

    See curator's comment to X,5.136. The plate number in this sixth state is that given by Jombert in his catalogue numbering and is not the same as the numbering of states 2,3 and 4.

  • Bibliography

    • De Vesme/Massar 1971 827.VI bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Italian XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1937

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1937,0424.16

Plate numbered 10; part of the Colosseum to right, with the Arch of Constantine behind to left seen side-on, with people and horses walking a riding at centre behind and in foreground; from a series of 13 round compositions.  c.1646  Etching

Plate numbered 10; part of the Colosseum to right, with the Arch of Constantine behind to left seen side-on, with people and horses walking a riding at centre behind and in foreground; from a series of 13 round compositions. c.1646 Etching

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