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A Young Boy Wearing a Plumed Hat, and a Young Girl

A work made of charcoal with stumping, with black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on blue laid paper, tipped on to beige japanese paper.
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  • A work made of charcoal with stumping, with black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on blue laid paper, tipped on to beige japanese paper.

Date:

1735/40

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
Italian, 1682-1754

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Piazzetta

Title

A Young Boy Wearing a Plumed Hat, and a Young Girl

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1725–1735

Medium

Charcoal with stumping, with black chalk, heightened with white chalk, on blue laid paper, tipped on to beige Japanese paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper edge, in pen and brown ink: "piazzetta"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "E361XXX"

Dimensions

40.4 × 30.4 cm (15 15/16 × 12 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1998.111

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