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Ajax, Front View, from Oeuvre de Canova

Date:

1817

Artist:

Pietro Fontana (Italian, 1762-1837)
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

Ajax, Front View, from Oeuvre de Canova

Origin

Italy

Date

1817

Medium

Engraving and etching in black on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

605 x 412 mm (plate); 860 x 620 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2021.48

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