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Inscription

across bottom in plate: VEDUTA, nella Via del Corso, DEL PALAZZO DELL' ACCADEMIA istituita da LUIGI XIV, RE DI FRANCIA... / Gio. Batta. Piranesi Architetto dis. e inc. / Presso l'autore a Strada Felice vicino alla Trinità de' monti. A paoli due e mezzo.; by later hands, lower right in graphite: 23 / H/24 / F/739

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. 425.
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.