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The Skeletons, from Grotteschi (Grotesques)

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

Publisher: Giovanni Bouchard (active 18th century)
Date: ca. 1748
Medium: Etching with engraving, drypoint, and burnishing; second state of five (Robison)
Dimensions: Sheet: 19 1/2 x 25 3/16 in. (49.5 x 64 cm) Plate: 15 3/8 x 21 1/4 in. (39 x 54 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number: 37.45.3(38)

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