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lower left in plate: Piranesi F.; center in plate: CARCERI / D'INVENZIONE / DI G. BATTISTA / PIRANESI / ARCHIT. / VENE


Mark J. Millard, New York; gift to NGA, 1983.

Exhibition History

Art in Rome in the Eighteenth Century, Philadelphia Museum of Art and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2000, no. 417, repro.


Focillon, Henri. Giovanni-Battista Piranesi; essai de catalogue raisonne de son oeuvre. Paris: Librairie Renouard, Henri Laurens, 1918.
Hind, Arthur M. Giovanni Battista Piranesi; a critical study with a list of his published works and detailed catalogues of the prisons and the views of Rome. London: Cotswold Gallery; New York: E. Weyhe, 1922.
Robison, Andrew. Piranesi Early Architectural Fantasies: A Catalogue Raisonne of the Etchings. Washington: National Gallery of Art; Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1986.
Pollak et al. 2000, no. 82

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