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Chimneypiece in the Egyptian style, with two figures playing a harp-like instrument (Plate 18 of the Diverse Maniere)

Camino architettato alla maniera Egiziana. . .

1769
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 86 (1769); Focillon 878

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.2 x 52.2 cm (15 7/16 x 20 9/16 in.) Platemark: 29 x 38.4 cm (11 7/16 x 15 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.38

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Goodspeed's Book Shop, Inc., Boston; gift of The Print and Drawing Club February 26, 1986

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club