Lot 131: Piranesi (Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778). Veduta del prospetto principale della Colonna Trajana, circa 1774 [reissued 1836], the set of six etchings on heavy wove paper by Pietro Miliani Fabriano (watermarked P.M.Fabriano 1836), plate size 55 x 47.5cm (21.75 x 18.75ins), except first plate 20.5 x 47.5cm (8 x 18.75ins), sheet size 70.5 x 53cm (27.75 x 20.9ins), some minor marks and light marginal soiling, final two plates with waterstain towards upper left corner, stitch holes to extreme left hand margin, original plain pale blue paper wrappers, some soiling and marks (contents now loose), large folio. Ficacci 703. (1)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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