- Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1720-1778, Italian, printmaker
Interior of a Tavern in Pompeii
Reed pen and ink on laid paper
40.8 x 53.5 cm (16 1/8 x 21 1/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Verso: inscribed in pen an ink in an 18th-century hand:"Tav. 27" and "veduta interna della Taberna situata nella Strada che conduce alla Porta della Citta' e' sta' a man sinistra prima della Casa del Chierurgo" [sic]
Stamped with collector's mark of Ludwig Hermann Philippi (1848-1908; Lugt 1335)
Gift of Henry D. Sharpe
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