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Another view in perspective of the same tripod altar, from Vasi, candelabri, cippi, sarcofagi, tripodi, lucerne, ed ornamenti antichi disegnati ed incisi dal Cav. Gio. Batt. Piranesi, Vol. I (Vases, candelabra, grave stones, sarcophagi, tripods, lamps, and ornaments designed and etched by Cavalieri Giovanni Battista Piranesi)

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

Date: 1778–80
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Sheet: 21 5/8 x 31 1/2 in. (55 x 80 cm) Plate: 20 7/8 x 15 3/16 in. (53 x 38.5 cm) printed horizontally
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.12(9)

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