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Three fragments including a capital from Hadrian's Villa, Tivoli, and a Funerary urn, 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)

Francesco Piranesi
(Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)

Date: 1778–80
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Sheet: 21 5/8 x 31 1/2 in. (55 x 80 cm) Plate: 15 1/2 x 9 13/16 in. (39.4 x 25 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.12(20)

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