Title-Page to the Catalogue of the Works of Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Catalogo delle opere date finora alla luce da Giovambattista Piranesi, 1761

1761
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind, p. 6, an intermediate state between ix/xiii and x/xiii; Focillon 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 41 x 30.5 cm (16 1/8 x 12 in.) Platemark: 40.1 x 29.7 cm (15 13/16 x 11 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14051

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund