Sale: 394 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 23. 2012 in Munich Lot 79

 
Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione ("Staircase with Trophies")

79
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione ("Staircase with Trophies"), 1749.
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Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,750
Sold:
€ 3,500 / $ 3.850

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione ("Staircase with Trophies"). 1749-1760.
Etching.
Focillon 31. Hind 8 II (of III). Robison 34 III (of V). Signed and numbered in plate. Excellent impression on laid paper, with narrow margin around platemark. 54,8 x 39,8 cm (21,5 x 15,6 in). Sheet: 56,4 x 41,5 cm (22,2 x 16,3 in).
With collector stamp "JA" (not in Lugt) in lower center outside of image. [CB].

PROVENANCE: Private collection Baden-Württemberg (with collector stamp on verso, not in Lugt).

79
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione ("Staircase with Trophies"), 1749.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,750
Sold:
€ 3,500 / $ 3.850

(incl. 25% surcharge)