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Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette]

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Title
Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette]
Additional title: Various works [1750]. [Title page vignette]
Names
Charrington, John, 1856-1939 (Collector)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 (Artist)
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778 (Etcher)
Le Lorraine, Louis Joseph (Artist)
Collection

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

Classical ruins with a view to the sea.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1748 - 1751
Date Issued: 1750 - 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
Etchings
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.
Content: The collection includes a vignette by Louis-Joseph Le Lorrain, and a portrait of Piranesi by Francesco Polanzani.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : etching ; plate mark 3 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. (9.5 x 13 cm.), on sheet 21 1/16 x 14 13/16 in. (53.5 x 37.7 cm.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ebf5c040-c6c9-012f-a068-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1748: Created (Approximate)
  • 1750: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1939: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1748 - 1751. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/639b6496-e51e-e1ae-e040-e00a18061b63

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/639b6496-e51e-e1ae-e040-e00a18061b63

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1748 - 1751). Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/639b6496-e51e-e1ae-e040-e00a18061b63

Wikipedia Citation

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Opera Varie [1750]. [Title page vignette]