Giovanni Battista Piranesi / The Arch with a Shell Ornament, plate XI, from the series Carceri / 1749 - 1760Giovanni Battista Piranesi
The Arch with a Shell Ornament, plate XI, from the series Carceri
1749 - 1760

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Creator Name: Piranesi, Giovanni Battista
Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Italian
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1720 - 1778
Creator Birth Place: Venice
Creator Death Place: Rome
Creator Name-CRT: Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Title: The Arch with a Shell Ornament, plate XI, from the series Carceri
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Creation Start Date: 1749
Creation End Date: 1760
Creation Date: 1749 - 1760
Creation Place: Italy
Object Type: Prints
Classification Term: Surrealism
Classification Term: Architecture
Materials and Techniques: Etching and engraving with ink-dabbing
Dimensions: 40.5 x 54.3 cm (image)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1957.186.11
Credit Line: Gift of Osgood Hooker
Copyright: Personal and educational non-commercial uses are permitted and encouraged.
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

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