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Grotteschi

Rome: about 1770-1775

Provenance

Ownership stamp on title page with initials "AF" and British royal crest [royal crest also in gilt on spine fragment]; unknown source to MFA.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Prima parte di architetture e prospettive

Grotteschi

Trofei di Ottaviano Augusto

Antichità romane de' tempi della repubblica

Lettere di giustificazione scritte a Milord Charlemont

1770–75

Place of Publication

Rome, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Robison, Piranesi--Early Architectural Fantasies, 1-3, 5-12, 15-26, 28; Focillon 41-71, 133-143, [p. 63]

Dimensions

Overall: 54.4 x 41.5 x 4 cm (21 7/16 x 16 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1966

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 72 etchings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books