A fine bit of old-fashioned romance is conjured up; also memories of Piranesi.
Inscriptions relating to the temple: Piranesi (see below), pl.
The man who has understood Rome best, in this respect, is Piranesi.
Piranesi saw the name of Faustina stamped on one of the bricks.
Three of the wonderful and terrible pictures of Piranesi hung in the room; these Mr.
Whatever is to become of poor Piranesi, you suppose at least that his labours must in some way terminate here.
The walls were covered with views of ancient Rome and engravings by Piranesi.
The Lille relief has a wonderful background, full of hidden things, reminding one of the mysterious etchings of Piranesi.
Lorenzo brought from his library a volume of Piranesi, and another of engravings from the heads of Vandyke.
Their purpose inspired the strange and sinister side of Piranesi's genius in his famous imaginative series of "Carcere."