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Artist:
Giuseppe Barberi, Italian, 1746–1809  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and washes, graphite on paper.
Dimensions:
20.4 × 27.9 cm (8 1/16 in. × 11 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
ca. 1800
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The folding door is flanked by pilasters, the capitals of which are connected by a friese showing the Adoration of the Christ Child. Crouching lions face each other on top. Alternative suggestions are made for the decoration of the pilasters and of the door. Walls are shown laterally. Plan, scale at the bottom.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-2138
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a33b239f-a978-4a05-8dde-0f47bb30c9b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-2138