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Egyptian decoration of the Caffè degli Inglesi: Addorsed sphinxes at the center of the cornice, 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: 9 7/16 x 11 in. (24 x 28 cm) printed horizontally
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.20(54)

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