Sale: 417 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 21. 2014 in Munich Lot 57

 
57
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione" (The Staircase with Trophies), 1749.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 2,000 / $ 2,200
Sold:
€ 3,500 / $ 3.850

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione" (The Staircase with Trophies). 1749.
Etching.
Focillon 31. Hind 8 II (of III). Robison 34 V (of VI). Signed and Roman numbered in plate. Excellent impression on laid paper, with broad margin around platemark and usual centerfold. 55 x 40,3 cm (21,6 x 15,8 in). Sheet: 73 x 55 cm (28,7 x 21,6 in).

PROVENANCE: Auction Karl und Faber, Munich, 28 November, 1974, lot 710 (illu. on plate 55).
Collection Dr. Rolf Linnenkamp.

57
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Blatt VIII der sechzehnteiligen Folge der "Carceri d'Invenzione" (The Staircase with Trophies), 1749.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 2,000 / $ 2,200
Sold:
€ 3,500 / $ 3.850

(incl. 25% surcharge)