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The Well, plate XIII, from the series Carceri d'invenzione (Imaginary Prisons)
The Well, plate XIII, from the series Carceri d'invenzione (Imaginary Prisons)
Date:
1749–1760
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
40.7 x 55.2 cm (image)
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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);
Preparatory drawing in the British Museum, London, 1929.5.16.2 (R. fig 48);
AFGA impressions of other states: A003540, A002292

Accession Number:
1957.186.13
Acquisition Date:
1957-10-18
Credit Line:

Gift of Osgood Hooker

Well in a vast tiered space bisected by pulleys, beams and piers with a chain