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Birth of Adonis

A work made of pen and black ink, and brush and black and gray wash, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink, and brush and black and gray wash, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1775/1785

Artist:

Giovanni Battista Cipriani
Italian, 1727-1785

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Artist

Giovanni Battista Cipriani

Title

Birth of Adonis

Origin

Italy

Date

1775–1785

Medium

Pen and black ink, and brush and black and gray wash, on blue laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

269 × 409 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the Ponte dell'Arte Society

Reference Number

1974.25

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