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Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 :[Carceri invenzione]. Piranesi F[ecit]. [Plate 2, 2nd or 3rd state. 1761?]

Reference Number: C-091-026

The imaginary interior of a Roman prison, open at one side with a view through one of its arches of a church tower, carvings, ropes and pulleys, a bound prisoner in the centre foreground, his legs tied to a rack

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Etchings, related to Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Rome, Torture, Italy - Antiquities and Prisons - Italy.

Part of:
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 :[Etchings from La prima parte di architteture e prospettive (1743), I grotteschi (ca 1747), Le vedute di Roma (1745-1778), I carceri (1760-1761)] / Giovanni Battista Piranesi inven. et incis. [Rome : G B Piranesi, m, Reference Number C-091-001/075 (25 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Etching, 547 x 413 mm on sheet 745 x 545 mm. Single art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-013852)

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