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Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720–1778

The magnificence of Rome / [from the views of Giovanni Battista Piranesi, with an introduction by Mario Praz and notes to the plates by Livio Jannattoni].

Additional Title(s):

Magnificenza di Roma

New York : Harcourt, Brace & World, [1962]
Physical Description:
35 p., [1] p., [56] leaves of plates : ill. ; 55 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2012 4
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Translation of Magnificenza di Roma by R.H. Boothroyd.
"A Helen & Kurt Wolff book."
"Note on the life and work of G.B. Piranesi": p. [29]-[36]; includes bibliography (p. 35-[36]).
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 82 of 200. Bound in publisher's original crimson cloth, with slip case.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Italy -- Rome -- Pictorial works.
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778.
Rome (Italy) x Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.
Praz, Mario, 1896-1982.
Jannattoni, Livio.
Boothroyd, R. H. (Ronald Herbert)

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