Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Dover Publications, New York, 1971, English; originally published 1745-61 in Italian
Nonfiction, Architecture
ISBN: 9780486215402

Famous series of etchings of imaginary prisons by Giovanni Battista Piranesi, illustrating catwalks, staircases, ladders, huge vaults, faceless figures, ropes, chains, and more.

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Daniel Libeskind

This book opened my imagination and freed me from oppressive spaces.

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