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Thermae of Diocletian.

Image ID: 1619828

Thermae of Diocletian.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Thermae of Diocletian.

Creator

: Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 -- Etcher

Medium

: Etchings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 18.8 x 25.7 cm.

Notes

: Printed on image: "Veduta degli avanzi superiori della Terme di Diocleziano a s. Maria degli Angeli." Written on border: "Therme of Diocletian." "Rome." "Founded ca. 305 A.D." "Etching by G.B. Piranesi." Note 2.) The Baths of Diocletian in Rome were dedicated in 306 A.D. A portion of the Baths of Diocletian became the church of Saint Mary of the Angels and the Martyrs.

Original Source

: From le vedute di Roma (Rome Prosdocimi) Piranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720-1778), Author.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Baths -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON BATHS-Anc

Digital ID

: 1619828

Record ID

: 1761389

Digital Item Published

: 6-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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