Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778) was an Italian engraver. He was famous even in his own times because of his very detailed and precise engravings of Rome in the 18th century, and especially for his pictures of the ancient ruins found in the city and surroundings.
Below is a selection of his works, scanned from a book.
Photo gallery for "Engravings by Piranesi"
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