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The arch with a shell ornament

PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista
Italy, 1720 - 1778

The arch with a shell ornament

plate 11 from the series 'Carceri d'invenzioni' (Imaginary prisons)

c. 1749-50 & 1761, Rome

etching, engraving, scratching, sulphur tint or open bite, drypoint on paper

40.7 x 55.0 cm (plate)

Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1961

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

612G11