The arch with a shell ornament

The arch with a shell ornament
plate XI from the Invenzioni Capric di Carceri all Acqua Forte (Fanciful images of prisons) series (1749-60), 1st edition published by Giovanni Bouchard, Rome
(1749-c. 1758)

Artist/s name
Giovanni Battista PIRANESI


Medium
etching, engraving, scratching, sulphur tint or open bite and drypoint
Measurements
40.4 x 54.5 cm (plate) 52.9 x 75.6 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné/s
Robison 37 i/vii
Edition
1st or 2nd issue
Accession Number
1136.9-3
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
Gallery Location
Not on display

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