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Tarquinius and Lucretia

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Tarquinius and Lucretia

18th century
233 x 182 mm (9.2 x 7.2 in.)

Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Italian, (1727–1804)
After Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (aka Giambattista Tiepolo), Italian, (1696–1770)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on lightweight cream laid paper
State: Early proof state or first of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Edition: Dealer identified this impression as an unrecorded proof before the first of two states.
Marks: Signed in plate, below image: “I o : Batta Tiepolo inv. et pin : / Do. Filius del: et in:”; inscribed in pencil on verso, upper left corner: “7971”; inscribed in pencil on verso, upper left, annotations including: “No 1708. 46” / “In St[illegible] I. No 1697” / “[illegible] Cat. No 831” / “[illegible] I. No 2543”; inscribed in pencil on verso, center: “Tarquinius and Lucretia”; inscribed in pencil on verso, bottom left corner: “P. 5. ell.”; inscribed in pencil on verso, bottom left corner: “E”; unidentified collector’s stamp in black ink, bottom left corner: six-armed star [not in Lugt]
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Unidentified collector’s stamp of six-armed star in black ink (not in Lugt).
Bibliography: Aldo Rizzi, The Etchings of the Tiepolos (London: Phaidon, 1971), no. 103.
Credit Line: John E. Andrus III (BA Wesleyan 1933) Fund, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.10.1

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  • painting (image-making) - Use for the art and practice of applying pigments to a surface to create an expressive or communicative image. For the application of paint primarily to protect a surface, use "painting (coating)." [March 1993 alternate term chang

  • image Dimensions: 233 x 182 mm (9.2 x 7.2 in.)

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