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Two Chimneypieces: Upper–oval relief on the lintel and addorsed sphinxes on the jambs. Lower–aplustres flanking a bucranium on the lintel and pairs of figures on the jambs, from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini... (Diverse Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces...)

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

Date: 1769
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Sheet: 21 7/16 x 15 3/16 in. (54.5 x 38.5 cm) Plate: 16 7/16 x 11 in. (41.8 x 28 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.20(30)

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