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Piranesi
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Susanna Clarke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The spectacular new novel from the bestselling author of JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL, 'one of our greatest living authors' New York Magazine Piranesi lives in the House. Perhaps he always has. In his notebooks, day after day, he makes a
Piranesi Unbound
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Carolyn Yerkes, Heather Hyde Minor
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"One of the greatest graphic artists of any age, Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-78) is best known as the virtuoso etcher responsible for print series such as Imaginary Prisons and Views of Rome. These largescale engravings depict scenes in and around Rome, taken from first-hand examinations of antiquities and classical structures.
Nelle Carceri di G.B.Piranesi
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Silvia Gavuzzo-Stewart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-02 - Publisher: Routledge

"This title focuses on an Italian architect and engraver of the 18th century - Piranesi. In this book it is argued that Piranesi grants a metaphorical meaning to the Carcesi - a set of etchings - in order to impriso those he saw as obstructing the arts and threatening his
The Piranesi Effect
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Kerrianne Stone, Gerard Vaughan
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-01 - Publisher: NewSouth

The work of Italian printmaker Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720–1778) has captivated artists, architects and designers for centuries. Although contemporary Australia is a long way from eighteenth-century Rome, it is home to substantial collections of his works, the largest being at the State Library of Victoria and the University of Melbourne.
Piranesi
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Susanna Clarke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The spectacular new novel from the bestselling author of JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL, 'one of our greatest living authors' New York Magazine Piranesi lives in the House. Perhaps he always has. In his notebooks, day after day, he makes a