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Theseus and Centaur, Back View, from Oeuvre de Canova

A work made of engraving and etching in black on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of engraving and etching in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1817

Artist:

Pietro Bonato (Italian, 1765-1820)
after a drawing by Giovanni Tognolli (Italian, 1786-1862)
after the sculpture of Antonio Canova (Italian, 1757-1822)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Antonio Canova

Title

Theseus and Centaur, Back View, from Oeuvre de Canova

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1817

Medium

Engraving and etching in black on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 58.5 × 55.4 cm (23 1/16 × 21 13/16 in.); Sheet: 86 × 62 cm (33 7/8 × 24 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Memorial and Everett D. Graff endowment funds

Reference Number

2021.42

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