Live Auction

The July 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Jul 28, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1105

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) Etching On Paper, Laid Down, Basilica Of S. Maria Maggiore, From Veduta Di Roma, H 16" W 24"

Estimate: $200 - $300

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At bottom center: Veduta della Facciata di dietro della Basilica di S. Maria Maggiore / 1. Cappella di Sisto V. 2. Capella di Paolo V. 3. Obelisco ritrovato fra le rovine del Mausoleo d'Augusto, e fatto quivi trasportare ed erigere da Sisto V. 4. Villa Montalto.  At lower right: Giov. Battista Piranesi Architetto dis. ed inc. / Si vendono in Roma dai SS.ri Bouchard, e Gravier Mercanti libraj al Corso presso S. Marcello.  Published by Bouchard & Gravier (Rome).  Matted and framed under glass. Catalogue Raisonne: Hind 9; Focillon 791; Ficacci 878; Wilton-Ely 140.  Frame Measurements H 24.75" W 32.5"


glued down to mat board, therefore we are unable to identify a watermark, with time and mat staining, scattered pale foxing.  | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.

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