Giovanni Battista Piranesi

(1720—1778) Italian engraver

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 (1720–78) Italian architect and engraver.

His highly imaginative, indeed rather overpowering visions of architecture, cities, and interior design, as revealed in Carceri (c.1745, re-issued c.1760 with new plates), Vedute di ...

Subjects: Architecture — Art.

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