Drawing, Stage design: Temple of Eternity
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
Mrs. Edward D. Brandegee and
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: 24 x 37.5 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
It has the following markings
Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)
It is inscribed
Inscription: Tempio della Eternita Upper right: 17
Cite this object as
Drawing, Stage design: Temple of Eternity; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash; Image: 24 x 37.5 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-130
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.