Giovanni Battista Piranesi

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi
1720-1778
Sketch after Antique Relief with Four Heads, Torches, and Stars
Black and red chalk on paper.
7 x 5 3/4 inches (179 x 145 mm)
Bequest of Junius S. Morgan and gift of Henry S. Morgan.
1966.11:37
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Numbered at lower center, in graphite, "101 (?)".
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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.
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