European and North American :: Prints

The pier with a lamp

PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista
Italy, 1720 - 1778

The pier with a lamp

plate 15 from the series 'Carceri d'invenzioni' (Imaginary prisons)

c. 1749-50 & 1761, Rome

etching, engraving, sulphur tint or open bite, burnishing on paper

41.2 x 55.2 cm (plate)

Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1961

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide