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Appian Way

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

Architecture, Perspectives, Grotesques, Antiquities

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1749

Caffè degli Inglesi

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1769

Chimneypiece in Greek Style

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1769

Della Magnificenza e d'Architettura de' Romani

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1765

Horse head Medici Riccardi

325 BCE

Interior Views of Rome

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1768

What a pitfall the practice of Antiquity can be. — It is an art that is too rich, too perfect, too general, of bygone idealism, and for which the conventions have become nearly incomprehensible

On Rome and the Wonders of Antiquity

Maurice Denis, 1904

Plan of a Tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

Plan of Rome / From Le Antichità Romane

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

The Dream of the Architect

Thomas Cole, 1840

Triumph of Galatea

Raphael Sanzio, 1514

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