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The Triumphal Arch, from Grotteschi (Grotesques)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
(Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Publisher: Giovanni Bouchard (French, ca. 1716–1795)
Date: ca. 1748
Medium: Etching, engraving, drypoint, burnishing; first state of five (Robison)
Dimensions: Sheet: 19 1/2 x 25 7/16 in. (49.5 x 64.6 cm) Plate: 15 3/8 x 21 5/16 in. (39 x 54.2 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number: 37.45.3(39)

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