Piranesi: Bridge of Emperor Augustus Tiberius
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The Bridge at Rimini built by the Emperors Augustus and Tiberius

„Pònte di Rimino fabbricato da Augusto e da Tiberio Imperatori“

The ancient stone arch bridge in Rimini on a cloudy day. In the foreground, fishing boats, people on the shore and ruins of old buildings.

Copper engraving, first published in 1748, here around 1765, from "Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali..." by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778), signed in the plate: Piranesi fecit, bottom left: Tav 16

Sheet size: 30,5 x 46 cm; Print size: 12,3 x 26,5 cm

Detailed, nuanced impression on strong laid paper, wide paper margins, very good condition.

€ 650,-

Lit.: Focillon 59; Wilton-Ely: Piranesi 121

There are more prints of this beautiful small series „Alcune Vedute di Archi Trionfali…” by G.B. Piranesi in our stock. We will gladly send more information and photos on request.