View full screen - View 1 of Lot 37. Two Works: Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio, detto il Colosseo; and Vue des restes de la Celle du Temple de Neptune (Hind 57; Wilton-Ely 191, 732).
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Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Two Works: Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio, detto il Colosseo; and Vue des restes de la Celle du Temple de Neptune (Hind 57; Wilton-Ely 191, 732)

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Two Works: Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio, detto il Colosseo; and Vue des restes de la Celle du Temple de Neptune (Hind 57; Wilton-Ely 191, 732)

Two Works: Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio, detto il Colosseo; and Vue des restes de la Celle du Temple de Neptune (Hind 57; Wilton-Ely 191, 732)

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot sold:

4,032

GBP

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

1720 - 1778

Two Works: Veduta dell'Anfiteatro Flavio, detto il Colosseo; and Vue des restes de la Celle du Temple de Neptune (Hind 57; Wilton-Ely 191, 732)


Two etchings, 1757 and 1778, from Vedute di Roma and Paestrum, good impressions of Hind's second state (of four) and Wilton-Ely's only state respectively, each framed

smallest sheet (H. 57; W. 191): 460 by 725mm 18 1/4 by 28 5/8 in

largest sheet (W. 732): 525 by 720mm 20 3/4 by 28 3/8 in

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With small margins, each laid to a backboard, presumably to support a couple of short tears and the central drying folds, which have broken through in places, small areas of bloom and pale foxing in places, other minor defects, each framed.


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