Object Timeline

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Print, Etching. Figural letter. Capital S.

This is a Print. It was designed by Giovanni Battista Piranesi. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is etching. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Cite this object as

Print, Etching. Figural letter. Capital S.; Designed by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778); Italy; etching; 1938-88-8508

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18553881/ |title=Print, Etching. Figural letter. Capital S. |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 July 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>