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Chimneypiece: Architrave decorated with a Greek key motif and a circular fireback with figures of the zodiac (Ch. décorée d'une grecque), from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini ed ogni altra parte degli edifizi...(Different Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces and all other parts of houses)

Giovanni Battista Piranesica. 1769

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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  • Title: Chimneypiece: Architrave decorated with a Greek key motif and a circular fireback with figures of the zodiac (Ch. décorée d'une grecque), from Diverse Maniere d'adornare i cammini ed ogni altra parte degli edifizi...(Different Ways of ornamenting chimneypieces and all other parts of houses)
  • Creator: Giovanni Battista Piranesi
  • Date Created: ca. 1769
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 17 11/16 x 21 1/4 in. (45 x 54 cm) Plate: 9 3/4 x 15 3/8 in. (24.7 x 39 cm)
  • Type: Print Ornament & Architecture
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/365618
  • Medium: Etching
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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