European and North American :: Prints

The giant wheel

PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista
Italy, 1720 - 1778

The giant wheel

plate 9 from the series 'Carceri d'invenzioni' (Imaginary prisons)

c. 1749-50 & 1761, Rome

etching, engraving on paper

55.2 x 40.4 cm (plate)

Morgan Thomas Bequest Fund 1961

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

612G9