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Classical Ruins with a View to the Sea, title page vignette for the later edition in the book Opere Varie di Architettura, Prospettiva, Groteschi, Antichita inventate ed incise da Gio. Batista Piranesi, Architetto Veneziano, raccolte da Giovanni Bouchard... In Roma, 1750 [later edition B, 1761 -late 1790s]
Date:
1750
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching, Engraving, Drypoint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 595 x 435 mm (23 7/16 x 17 1/8 in.); Plate: 131 x 195 mm (5 3/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1965.68.57.1
Acquisition Date:
1965-11-03
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

four columns with remains of entablature, pine trees on left, sea, boat and small island to right

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.