Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Column with Figural Decoration at Base and Other Ornamental Relief
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk, on paper irregularly trimmed at sides.
10 5/8 x 2 11/16 inches (271 x 68 mm)
Bequest of Junius S. Morgan and gift of Henry S. Morgan.
Numbered at lower left, in graphite, [illegible].
Mrs. J.P. Morgan, New York; by descent to her sons Junius S. Morgan, Princeton and Paris (no mark, see Lugt 1536) and Henry S. Morgan, New York.
Stampfle, Felice. Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Dover, 1978, no. 46, repr.
Morgan, Jane Norton, 1868-1925, former owner.
Morgan, Junius Spencer, 1892-1960, former owner.
Morgan, Henry S. (Henry Sturgis), 1900-1982, former owner.