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Title: Prisoners on a Projecting Platform, from "Carceri d'invenzione" (Imaginary Prisons)
Series/Portfolio: Carceri d'invenzione
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)
Giovanni Bouchard (French, ca. 1716–1795)
Date: ca. 1749–50
Medium: Etching, engraving, sulphur tint or open bite, burnishing; first state of four (Robison)
Sheet: 19 1/2 x 25 3/16 in. (49.5 x 64 cm)
Plate: 16 1/8 x 21 1/4 in. (41 x 54 cm)
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number: 37.45.3(33)
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