Piranesis views of rome colouring book hardcover february 15 2018 by giovanni battista piranesi author be the first to review this item see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions price new from used from hardcover february 15 2018 . Piranesis views of rome coloring book eighteenth century venetian etcher giovanni battista piranesi thought of himself as an architect piranesi son of a stonemason nephew of an engineer and brother of a carthusian monk studied stage design and perspective as a young man he moved to rome apprenticed to etcher giuseppe vasi and began . Biography piranesi was born in mogliano veneto near treviso then part of the republic of venicehis father was a stonemason his brother andrea introduced him to latin language and the ancient civilization and later he was apprenticed under his uncle matteo lucchesi who was a leading architect in magistrato delle acque the state organization responsible for engineering and restoring . In his views of rome vedute di roma a series of copperplate engravings the artist architect author and antiquarian giovanni battista piranesi 1720 1778 portrayed the monuments of the eternal city and its environs not just with precision and splendor but as part of a living landscapein piranesis prints aristocrats saunter women hang laundry and peasants water their . Views of rome then and now book read 3 reviews from the worlds largest community for readers piranesis masterful representations of architecture are
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