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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 del Popolo 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 1/2 x 12 5/8 inches (24.2 x 32 cm), Sheet: 8 7/8 x 11 7/16 inches (22.5 x 29.1 cm), Plate: 7 15/16 x 9 15/16 inches (20.2 x 25.3 cm), and Image: 7 1/4 x 9 5/8 inches (18.4 x 24.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, upper right: "9"; lower center: "A view of the PIAZZA DEL POPOLO 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:
B1975.2.200
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | cargo | carriages | churches | city | cityscape | coats | columns (architectural elements) | costume | crosses (objects) | dogs (animals) | domes | donkeys | feathers | fountain | genre subject | gesture | gowns | Grand Tour | horses (animals) | men | obelisk | parasol | piazza | pillars | staffs (walking sticks) | streets | towers | tricornes | walking | walls | whips (animal equipment) | women
Associated Places:
Aurelian Walls | Italy | Lazio | Piazza del Popolo | Popolo Obelisk | Roma | Rome | Santa Maria dei Miracoli | Santa Maria di Montesanto
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48970
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