Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Sheet of Sketches Showing Temples, Tombs, Sarcophagi, Ground Plans, Vases, and a Circus. Verso: Layout of a Formal Garden
Pen and brown ink on paper; verso: pen and brown ink; ruled lines in black chalk.
16 3/8 x 11 1/8 inches (418 x 283 mm)
Bequest of Junius S. Morgan and gift of Henry S. Morgan.
Inscribed throughout identifying names of monuments, in pen and brown ink; see entry below for inscriptions.
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.