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October 6, 2016 03:00 PMCalender
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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Two Prints: Veduta del Tempio detto della Concordia

$554$450
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778)

Two Prints: Veduta del Tempio detto della Concordia
and Altra Veduta degli avanzi del Pronao del Tempio della Concordia
Signed "Cavalier Piranesi F." in the plates l.l.
Etching and engraving on paper, plate sizes 18 1/2 x 27 3/4 in. (47.0 x 70.5 cm), Veduta framed, Altra Veduta unframed.
Condition: Staining, minor toning and mat burn, Altra Veduta with a small tear to margin l.c., Veduta not examined out of frame.

Literature: Luigi Ficacci, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, The Complete Etchings (Koln: Taschen, 2000), pp. 745-6, cat. nos. 980 and 981.
Estimate $400-600


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