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Ancient Altar on which sacrifices were performed in antiquity, surrounded by other ruins (Ara antica sopra la quale si facevano anticamente i sagrifizi, con altre ruine all'intorno)

Giovanni Battista Piranesica. 1750

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Ancient Altar on which sacrifices were performed in antiquity, surrounded by other ruins (Ara antica sopra la quale si facevano anticamente i sagrifizi, con altre ruine all'intorno)
  • Creator: Giovanni Battista Piranesi
  • Date Created: ca. 1750
  • Physical Dimensions: Plate: 9 1/2 × 13 3/4 in. (24.2 × 34.9 cm) Sheet: 13 1/4 × 19 7/16 in. (33.7 × 49.3 cm)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/365468
  • Medium: Etching
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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