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The Pier with Chains, plate XVI, from the series Carceri d'invenzione (Imaginary Prisons)
The Pier with Chains, plate XVI, from the series Carceri d'invenzione (Imaginary Prisons)
Date:
1749–1760
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving With Ink-dabbing
Dimensions:
40.4 x 54.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Osgood Hooker, 1939 (complete set purchased from a European dealer through Philip Hofer, for $350.00. This set identified R. p.139);
AFGA impressions of other states: A003543

Accession Number:
1957.186.16
Acquisition Date:
1957-10-18
Credit Line:

Gift of Osgood Hooker

Two figures conversing on a staircase in a vaulted interior surrounded by gratings, beneath hanging lamps and balconies