Veduta degli Avanzi di Fabbrica magnifica sepolcrale co'sue Rovine

This is an original etching by Old Master Italian artist Giovanni B. Piranesi.  The title of this work is: 

Veduta degli Avanzi di Fabbrica magnifica sepolcrale co'sue Rovine.  View of the remains of a magnificent sepulcral building and its runins near the Torre de'Schiavi.  It was created and printed in 1756.  The image measures  14 1/2X20 1/2 inches.  This is an early life time impression, printed on a medium weight laid type paper with a circular watermark.  This image was part of the series Le Antichita Romane.  The image has the center fold typical of this series.

$1200.00