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Stage Design for a Vast Palace with a Roman Ruler Enthroned at Left and Soldiers Fighting at Right

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Inscription

Verso: various sketches of stage sets and inscription: Perdare Effetto alla presente decorazione Empire La Scena a grado a grado principiando dal'Fondo con piccoli ragazi tenendo traforato e praticabile tutto

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Vryheyt and C & I Honig

Provenance

Paris antique dealer 1999; Hill-Stone, Inc., New York; acquired September 1999

Credit Line

Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund

Dimensions

Sheet: 42 x 54.8 cm (16 9/16 x 21 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.266

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and wash over traces of black chalk on laid paper

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