R. S. Johnson Fine Art

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

(Italian, 1720–1778)

the temple of antoninus and faustina (3rd state) by giovanni battista piranesi

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

The Temple of Antoninus and Faustina (3rd State), 1758

views of rome: frontispiece with statue of minerva, (3rd state) by giovanni battista piranesi

Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Views of Rome: Frontispiece with Statue of Minerva, (3rd State), 1748

Biography

Timeline

1740
Moves to Rome after being trained as an architect in Venice
1748
Published in a portfolio of etchings called Le Antichita Romane ( Roman Antiquities)
1761
Est. his own publishing house

Exhibitions

2011 - 2012
Vedute di Roma, Buchmann Box, Berlin