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Designer:
Filippo Marchionni, Italian, 1732–1805  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink, brush and gray watercolor on laid paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 42.5 x 30.5 cm (16 3/4 in. x 12 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1750–75
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical rectangle. At top, the elevation of a doorway. The doorframe is oblong; door opening has shape of semicircle. The entablature with a triglyph frieze projects laterally and is supported by an embedded column and pilaster on each side. The supports are Doric and consist of blocks and points. Above is an attic with a papal escutcheon in front of its central part with view of the park. Plan depicted at bottom.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-510
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/kq4468fbba3-e8b3-43b6-9826-476fc9325c85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-510