Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778)

[Two antique prints, etchings, Piranesi] Sezione di uno de’ Cunei del Teatro di Marcello corrispondente colle vie de’ Senatori (two plates) (parts of open air theatre of Marcellus, Rome), published 1756-1784, 2 pp.

Plate XXIX from the fourth and last volume of Le Antichità Romane collecting plates by Giovanni Battista Piranesi, firstly published by Angelo Rotili in Rome between 1756 and 1757. The second edition appeared in 1784. Original wide margins, no traces of binding or folding. One single plates with illustration, second plate with another plate with explanatory text below.

Titled below [second plate]: ‘Sezione di uno de’ Cunei del Teatro di Marcello corrispondente colle vie de’ Senatori…’

Signed on the bottom right of the second plate: ‘Piranesi Archit. dis. et scul.‘.

Translated title: Section of one of the banks of seats in the Theater of Marcellus facing the Via de’ Senatori / Gedeelte van theater Marcellus, theatrum Marcelli, Teoatro di Marcello, ancient open-air theatre in Rome.

Etching with some interventions in burin on hand laid paper, with broad margins; top plate mark: ca. 398 x 598 mm; text plate ca: 48 x 598 mm; total 556 x 800 mm; frayed end margins, small damp stain on the top left margin; otherwise in great condition. Visible watermark.

Incl. BTW  484,00

Excl. BTW  400,00

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