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The Staircase with Trophies, from Carceri d'invenzione (Imaginary Prisons)

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

Publisher: Giovanni Bouchard (French, ca. 1716–1795)
Date: ca. 1749–50
Medium: Etching, engraving; first state of six (Robison)
Dimensions: Sheet: 25 x 19 1/2 in. (63.5 x 49.5 cm) Plate: 21 1/2 x 15 3/4 in. (54.6 x 40 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number: 37.45.3(24)

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