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Designer:
Felice Giani, Italian, 1758–1823  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash over black chalk on white heavy laid paper
Dimensions:
29.9 x 23.3 cm (11 3/4 x 9 3/16 in.)
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.)
Type:
interiors
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place:
Faenza, Italy
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1804–05
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
In garden setting, Armida reclines in lap of Rinaldo; both hold oval mirror in which they look at themselves. Amor leans on Rinaldo's left thigh. Rinaldo's armor at lower left; at right, two warriors spy through bushes. (Scene from Tasso's Gerusalemme Liberata).
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-230
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq4002a1493-48a0-4f03-9e12-37b07008f200
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-230