26 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
GIOVANNI-BATTISTA PIRANESI (1720-1778)
Veduta degli Avanzi del Tablino della Casa Aurea di Nerone…, from Vedute di Roma
etching, 1757, on laid paper, watermark Fleur-de-Lys in Double Circle (Robison 36 bis), a fine, luminous impression of the third state (of six), with wide margins; together with Vedute, nella via del Corso, del Palazzo dell’ Accademia…, from Vedute di Roma, etching, 1752, on laid paper, with an indistinct Circle watermark, a fine impression, second state (of five), with wide margins; and Veduta del Ponte Ferrato, from Antichitá Romane, etching, circa 1756, on laid paper, watermark Fleur-de-Lys in Double Circle, a fine impression, the full sheet, with deckle edges; all in very good condition, framed (3)
Sheet 22 x 31 7/8 in. (560 x 810 mm.) (and smaller)
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Property from the Collection of Everett Fahy
Hind 45; Hind 24; Focillon 356, Wilton-Ely 489
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