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Ceiling Decoration with Venus and Adonis

A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk, squared in black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on gray wove paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk, heightened with white chalk, squared in black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on gray wove paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Attributed to Giovanni Battista Cipriani
Italian, 1727-1785

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Battista Cipriani

Title

Ceiling Decoration with Venus and Adonis

Origin

Italy

Date

Artist's working dates 1747–1785

Medium

Black chalk, heightened with white chalk, squared in black chalk, on blue laid paper, laid down on gray wove paper

Dimensions

195 × 332 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.606

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