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Drawing, Stage Design: Temple of Vengeance

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Giuseppe Barberi. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Mrs. Edward D. Brandegee and catalogued by Megan L. Smith, Dr. Haus Huth and Phyllis Dearborn Massar. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

Image: 21.8 x 34.1 cm (8 9/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left of mount: Tempio della Vendetta;numbered at upper right: 175; in cartouche: PIU FEROCE / LA VENDETTA ALLOR[---] / E IL MIO TRIONFO

Cite this object as

Drawing, Stage Design: Temple of Vengeance; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash; Image: 21.8 x 34.1 cm (8 9/16 x 13 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-128

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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