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Vaso antico di Marmo adornato di eccellenti Sculture si nella parte anteriere che nell' opposta, le quail rappresentano Fauni e Baccanti . . . (Marble vase with a frieze of fauns . . . ), from the series Vasi candelabri, cippi, sarcofagi, tripodi, lucerne, ed ornamenti antichi disegnati ed incisi dal Cav. Gio. Batt. Piranesi (Vases, candelabra, grave stones, sarcophagi, tripods, lamps, and ornaments designed and etched by Cavalieri Giovanni Battista Piranesi)

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Vaso antico di Marmo adornato di eccellenti Sculture si nella parte anteriere che nell' opposta, le quail rappresentano Fauni e Baccanti . . . (Marble vase with a frieze of fauns . . . ), from the series Vasi candelabri, cippi, sarcofagi, tripodi, lucerne, ed ornamenti antichi disegnati ed incisi dal Cav. Gio. Batt. Piranesi (Vases, candelabra, grave stones, sarcophagi, tripods, lamps, and ornaments designed and etched by Cavalieri Giovanni Battista Piranesi), 1778, etching on paper, Gift of Henrietta E. Failing, public domain, 16.4.16

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Vaso antico di Marmo adornato di eccellenti Sculture si nella parte anteriere che nell' opposta, le quail rappresentano Fauni e Baccanti . . . (Marble vase with a frieze of fauns . . . ), from the series Vasi candelabri, cippi, sarcofagi, tripodi, lucerne, ed ornamenti antichi disegnati ed incisi dal Cav. Gio. Batt. Piranesi (Vases, candelabra, grave stones, sarcophagi, tripods, lamps, and ornaments designed and etched by Cavalieri Giovanni Battista Piranesi)

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series (original language): Vasi, candelibri, cippi, sarcophagi . . .

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778)

Date

1778

Medium

etching on paper

Dimensions (H x W x D)

plate: 27 7/8 in x 14 1/16 in; sheet: 29 in x 18 1/8 in

Collection Area

Graphic Arts

Category

Prints

Object Type

intaglio print

Culture

Italian

Credit Line

Gift of Henrietta E. Failing

Accession Number

16.4.16

Copyright

public domain

Terms

etching

Gifts from the Failing Family

intaglio printing

intaglio prints

paper

satyrs

vases

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