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us: Piranesi, Giovanni Battista, 1720-1778


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  • Fuller Name

    • Giovanni Battista
  • Variants

    • us: Piranezi, Dzhovanni Battista, 1720-1778
    • us: Piranesi, G. B. (Giovanni Battista), 1720-1778
    • us: Piranèse, 1720-1778
    • us: Piranesi, Giovan Battista, 1720-1778
    • us: Piranesi, Gian Battista, 1720-1778
    • us: Piranesi, Giambattista, 1720-1778
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        17201004
    • Death Date

        17781109
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Mogliano Veneto (Italy)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Rome (Italy)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Italy
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        ita
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  • Sources

    • found: Samuel, A.M. Piranesi, 1912: t.p. (Piranesi) p. 1 (Giovanni Battista Piranesi)
    • found: Batsford, B.T. A catalogue of prints of views in Rome and Paestum by G.B. Piranesi, 1913: t.p. (G.B. Piranesi)
    • found: His Piranèse, c1974 (1980 printing): t.p. (Piranèse)
    • found: His Vedute di Roma, c1991: t.p. (Giovan Battista Piranesi)
    • found: Dizionario enciclopedico Bolaffi dei pittori e degli incisori italiani, 1972 (Piranesi, Giovanni Battista; b 4 Oct 1720; d. 9 Nov. 1778)
    • found: The decline and fall of the Roman Empire, 1946: t.p. (Gian Battista Piranesi)
    • found: McGraw-Hill encyc. of world art (Piranesi, Giovanni Battista)
    • found: vrford comp. to art., 1970 (Piranesi, Giovanni Battista)
    • found: Die Tempelruinen von Paestum, 1973: t.p. (Giambattista Piranesi)
    • found: LC database, Oct. 2, 1996 (Piranesi, Giambattista, 1720-1778)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed December 10, 2014 (Giovanni Battista (also Giambattista) Piranesi (4 October 1720 - 9 November 1778) was an Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome and of fictitious and atmospheric "prisons"; born in Mogliano Veneto, near Treviso, then part of the Republic of Venice; died in Rome)
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    • 1979-01-25: new
    • 2014-12-11: revised
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