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Black Antique Table, Inlaid in Rococo Style, with Nine of the Principle Views of Rome, (art work)

Artist:
Moglia, Augusto
Medium:
Mosaic
Type:
Art works
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 507
"The centre piece being a view of the piazza of St. Peter's; surrounding this is a cirle of four large views, viz.: the Tomb of Cecilia Metella; the Ponte Lucano, or Lucan Bridge, on the road to Tivoli; the Forum; and the Colosseum. An outer circle consists of four minor views, viz.: Temple of the Sibyl at Tivoli; Temple of Vesta, at Rome; the Pyramid of Caius Cestius, and the Pantheon - the whole forming a work which took a premium at Rome in 1870." [P. 119; exhibited under heading: "Mosaic Work."]
United States Centennial Commission. International Exhibition. 1876 Official Catalogue. Part II. Art Gallery, Annexes, and Out-Door Works of Art. Department IV.--Art. Sixth and Revised Edition. Philadelphia: Published for the Centennial Catalogue Company. By John R. Nagle and Company. Printed at the Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass. 1876.
Artist address: Rome, Italy.
Topic:
Architecture--Classical
Architecture--Ruins
Cityscape--Italy--Rome
Cityscape--Foreign--Italy
Architecture--Religious--Church
Architecture--Religious--St. Peter's
Control number:
AECI 03023929
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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