Piranesi as Designer
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sepulcher with death seated and crowned imaginary tomb design inthe egyptian style, ca. 1779–84

The French architect Louis-Jean Desprez was influenced by Piranesi even before he arrived in Rome in 1776. These two fantasy compositions exploit the primitive shapes and powerful abstraction of Piranesi’s designs.

design for two andirons and a sconce of gilt bronze for the pavilion de bagatelle, paris

Jean-Démosthéne Dugourc
after Francois-Joseph Bélanger

Doncaster Race Cup

Rebecca Emes and Edward Barnard

Episcopal Academy Chapel

Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates

Project for a Metropole

Etienne-Louis Boullée

Temple of Justice

Jean-Charles Delafosse