Print, Carceri Series, Plate XV, 1745
This is a Print. It was created by Giovanni Battista Piranesi and printed by Francesco Piranesi. It is dated 1745 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is etching on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Gertrude W. Lewis.
It is credited
Gift of Gertrude W. Lewis.
Its dimensions are
Sheet: 51.8 x 63.9 cm (20 3/8 x 25 3/16 in.) Platemark: 41.3 x 55.3 cm (16 1/4 x 21 3/4 in.)
It has the following markings
In plate at center: 363 In plate upper left: XV
It is signed
Lower Left in plate: Piranesi, F.
Cite this object as
Print, Carceri Series, Plate XV, 1745; Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778); Italy; etching on white laid paper; Sheet: 51.8 x 63.9 cm (20 3/8 x 25 3/16 in.) Platemark: 41.3 x 55.3 cm (16 1/4 x 21 3/4 in.); Gift of Gertrude W. Lewis; 1959-182-13
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Piranesi as Designer.