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Drawing, Terpsichore, Muse of Dance and Erato, Muse of Love Poetry

This is a Drawing. It was created by Felice Giani and designed by Felice Giani. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite on laid 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

44.4 × 29.5 cm (17 1/2 × 11 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Terpsichore, Muse of Dance and Erato, Muse of Love Poetry; Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; graphite on laid paper; 44.4 × 29.5 cm (17 1/2 × 11 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-524

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