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Title Page from Imaginary Prisons

A work made of etching and engraving on heavy ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and engraving on heavy ivory laid paper.

Date:

1750–60

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Italian, 1720-1778

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Title

Title Page from Imaginary Prisons

Origin

Italy

Date

1750–1760

Medium

Etching and engraving on heavy ivory laid paper

Dimensions

548 x 415 mm (image); 548 x 415 mm (plate); 788 x 548 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1941.1256

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