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Page 23. Della Introduzione. Vignette (tail-piece): Imaginary architectural composition with ground floor portico supported by pairsof Egyptian figures, from Osservazioni di Gio. Battista Piranesi sopra la lettere de M. Mariette aux auteurs de la Gazette Littéraire de l'Europe... (Observations of Giovanni Battista Piranesi on the Letter of M. Mariette to the authors of the Gazette Littéraire de l'Europe...)

Giovanni Battista Piranesi
(Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Date: 1765
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: sheet: 21 5/8 x 15 3/4 in. (55 x 40 cm) plate: 6 1/4 x 8 7/16 in. (15.8 x 21.5 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, transferred from the Library
Accession Number: 41.71.1.7(53)

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