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Last NamePiranesi    
Given NameFrancesco    
alt. NamesF. P. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1756 in Rome, Italy    
Year died1810    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupationartist and engraver Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778)    
RelativesAngela Pasquini (mother) ; engraver Laura Piranesi (1755-1785) (sister) ; publisher Pietro (1774-1xxx (brother))    
Educationart and engraving from father, Giovanni Volpato, landscape painter Jacob Philipp Hackert, architecture from Pierre-Adrien Pâris    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked for    
Patronage    
Collaboratorsartist Louis-Jean Desprez ; publisher Pietro Piranesi (brother) ;    
Techniquesnatural engraving, etching, watercolor and painting ; hand-coloring and architectural design    
Sample(s)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francesco_Piranesi    
Archival sourcesMusée de l'Assistance Publique    
Published sourcesPinault et al. 1984: 32 ; N. G. Wollin: Desprez en Italie (1933) ;    
otherPiranesi Frères in Paris.    
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