Title plate

Title plate
plate I from the Invenzioni Capric di Carceri all Acqua Forte (Fanciful images of prisons) series (1749-60), 1st edition published by Giovanni Bouchard, Rome
(1750-1760)

Artist/s name
Giovanni Battista PIRANESI


Medium
etching, engraving, sulphur tint or open bite
Measurements
54.4 x 41.6 cm (plate) 75.6 x 53.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Robison 29 ii/ix
Edition
2nd or 3rd issue
Accession Number
1136.1-3
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
Gallery Location
Not on display

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