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Inscription

across bottom in plate: Veduta della vasta Fontana di Trevi anticamente detta l'Acqua Vergine / Architettura di Nicola Salvi / Piranesi del.sculp. / ... / Presso l'autore a Strada Felice vicino all Trinità de' monti. A paoli due e mezzo.; by later hands, lower right in graphite: 18 / H 19 / F/797 / 3e ETAT

Provenance

Mark J. Millard, New York; purchased by NGA, 1985.

Exhibition History
2000
"Art in Rome in the Eighteenth Century", Philadelphia Museum of Art; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2000, no. 27.
Bibliography
1918
Focillon, Henri. Giovanni-Battista Piranesi; essai de catalogue raisonne de son oeuvre. Paris: Librairie Renouard, Henri Laurens, 1918.
1922
Hind, Arthur M. Giovanni Battista Piranesi; a critical study with a list of his published works and detailed catalogues of the prisons and the views of Rome. London: Cotswold Gallery; New York: E. Weyhe, 1922.