1720 - 1778
 
Giovanni Battista Piranesi ranks as one of the greatest artists in the history of etching and the Vedute genre. Architect, archaeologist, polemicist, and printmaker he was a lifelong champion of Rome.

Piranesi published more than a thousand etchings depicting the 18th-century city and ancient Roman monuments. Here you’ll find many of his original etchings for sale. Click on an image on the left and see it framed in black painted wood with gold leaf matting.

The etchings are in good condition, however their frames are slightly dog-eared and scratched. The Downloads page offers links to large-scale Adobe PDF files of each etching available.
The entire collection of 15-etchings is offered as a group for $13,000, a 79% discount from original price, or individually at reduced price indicated.