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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist
Published by Antonio Lafreri, 1512–1577, French
Title:

Theatrum Sive Coliseum Romanum

Additional Title(s):

The Colosseum, View of Ruins

Part Of:

Collective Title: Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae

Date:
1547 to 1560
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 14 7/8 inches (23.5 × 37.8 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 × 13 3/8 inches (23.5 × 34 cm), and Image: 8 1/2 × 13 1/8 inches (21.6 × 33.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on verso, upper right: "13"

Lettered below image: "Theatrvm Sive Colisevm Romanvm"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1455
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:24758
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