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Print, Section of the House and Proscenium, ca. 1720

This is a print. It was designed by Saverio Avesani and architect: Francesco Galli Bibiena and engraved by Francesco Zucchi. It is dated ca. 1720 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

24.8 × 34.1 cm (9 3/4 × 13 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Print, Section of the House and Proscenium, ca. 1720; Designed by Saverio Avesani (Italian, b. 1690); engraving on paper; 24.8 × 34.1 cm (9 3/4 × 13 7/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1439

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