Freeman's Auction
GIOVANNI BATTISTA PIRANESI
(italian, 1720-1778)
"VEDUTA DELL'ARCO DI SETTIMIO SEVERO"
from "vedute di roma"
1772 or later, the first state of three, with margins. Etching and engraving.
image: 18 3/4x 28 in. (47.6 x 71.1cm)
sheet: 19 1/2 x 28 1/2 in. (49.5 x 72.4cm)
[Hind, 99 I]
provenance:
Pia Gallo Fine Old Master and Modern Prints, New York, New York.
Jeffrey M. Kaplan, Washington, D.C. (acquired directly from the above in 2008).

Estimate $800-1,200

Sold for $1,625 (buyer's premium included)