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Time and Truth

Artist:
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)
Date:
1696–1770
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush with pale and dark brown wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
10 x 9-3/16 in. (25.4 x 23.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.165.19
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in graphite on verso, Tiepolo.
Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939); Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings from New York Collections. III: The Eighteenth Century in Italy," January 30, 1971–March 21, 1971.

The Getty Villa, Malibu. "Drawings by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 11, 1993–July 25, 1993.

Jacob Bean, Felice Stampfle Drawings from New York Collections, vol. III: Eighteenth Century Italian Drawings. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1971, p. 58, no. 120, ill.

James Byam Shaw "Tiepolo Celebrations: Three Catalogues." in Master Drawings. vol. 9, New York, 1971, p. 274.

Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York, de Ramsès à Picasso. Exh. cat., May 15 - Sept. 1. Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, 1981, cat. no. 138, fig. no. 138.

Jacob Bean, William M. Griswold 18th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, cat. no. 209, fig. no. 209, pp. 218-19, ill.

Svetlana Alpers, Michael Baxandall Tiepolo and the Pictorial Intelligence. New Haven / London, 1994, pp. 19 and 51.



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