Middlebury

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)

View of the Principal Elevation of the Column of Trajan, 1774
View of the Principal Elevation of the Column of Marcus Aurelius, ca. 1776

Etchings on paper, six sheets each

Acquired by Middlebury College c. 1900

Location: Reading Room of the Axinn Center at Starr Library

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778), View of the Principal Elevation of the Column of Trajan, 1774, and View of the Principal Elevation of the Column of Marcus Aurelius, ca. 1776, etchings on paper, six sheets each. Acquired by Middlebury College c. 1900.