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The Charrington set : a collection of prints by Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Collection Data

Description
The collection includes a vignette by Louis-Joseph Le Lorrain, and a portrait of Piranesi by Francesco Polanzani.
Names
Charrington, John, 1856-1939 (Collector)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 (Artist)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 (Etcher)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1748 - 1751
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MERH +
Topics
Architecture
Architecture -- Italy -- Rome
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Giovanni Battista Piranesi: the complete etchings by John Wilton-Ely (1994); and Piranesi: early architectural fantasies, a catalog raisonné by Andrew Robison (1986) are the authoritative references used in cataloging this collection of etchings.
Physical Description
Etchings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c209ad30-c6c9-012f-50f1-58d385a7bc34
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