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Artist:
Filippo Marchionni, Italian, 1732–1805  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, brush and gray watercolor on paper
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1770–85
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Below is the gate with escutcheon with a crown between two sitting women above the arch. The shafts of the pillars, the attached columns and the arch are in rustic work. In the frieze of the escutcheon is a festoon; above the entablature is a balustrade between two pedestals with statues bordering a small balcony in front of a door in the second floor.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-2167
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-2167