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Drawing, Phaeton Bidding Apollo Farewell

This is a drawing. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and colored washes over black chalk on textured paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

34.8 x 27 cm (13 11/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: lily in circle

Cite this object as

Drawing, Phaeton Bidding Apollo Farewell; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and colored washes over black chalk on textured paper; 34.8 x 27 cm (13 11/16 x 10 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3287

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