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Sketchbook Folio, The Battle Between the Romans and the Sabines; Apparition of Romulus to Proculus, Two Studies after the Carracci; Candelabrum, 1821–22

This is a Sketchbook folio. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated 1821–22 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk on white heavy wove 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

30.7 x 23 cm (12 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

in pen and brown ink at center left: Lodovico Carracci Bologna; at lower left: 46 Lodovico Caracci Bologna

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Sketchbook Folio, The Battle Between the Romans and the Sabines; Apparition of Romulus to Proculus, Two Studies after the Carracci; Candelabrum, 1821–22; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk on white heavy wove paper; 30.7 x 23 cm (12 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3584-a/c

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