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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, (de Bois)
Published by John Bowles, 1701–1779, British
Title:

A View of the Piazza Navona in the City of Rome

Part Of:

Collective Title: Twelve New Views in Rome and Naples

Date:
undated
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, laid on contemporary mount made of moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 x 12 3/8 inches (22.8 x 31.5 cm), Sheet: 8 5/8 x 11 1/8 inches (21.9 x 28.3 cm), Plate: 7 13/16 x 9 7/8 inches (19.9 x 25.1 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 x 9 9/16 inches (18.1 x 24.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, upper right: "10"; lower center: "A view of the PIAZZA NAVONA in the City of ROME."; lower right: "de Bois fecit. | Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.199
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | buildings | carriages | children | church | city | cityscape | coats | columns (architectural elements) | costume | crosses (objects) | dogs (animals) | dome | fountains | genre subject | gesture | gowns | Grand Tour | horses (animals) | men | obelisk | palaces | piazza | pillars | pointing | streets | whips (animal equipment) | women
Associated Places:
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi | Fontana del Moro | Italy | Lazio | Obelisk of Domitian | Palazzo Pamphilj | Piazza Navona | Roma | Rome | Sant'Agnese in Agone
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48969
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