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Centaur Abducting a Satyress

Artist:
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1727–1804 Venice)
Date:
1727–1804
Medium:
Pen and dark brown ink, brush and gray-brown wash, over black chalk
Dimensions:
7 5/8 x 10 13/16in. (19.4 x 27.4cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.165.62
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and dark brown ink at lower left, "Domo. Tiepolo f".

Inscription: Numbered in pen and brown ink at upper left corner, "10" (possibly trimmed at left border); numbered in pen and brown ink on verso, "350."

Marking: Collector's mark in blue at lower right (Lugt 1768).
Baron Louis-Auguste de Schwiter (German, Nienburg, Hannover 1805–1889 Paris); Schwiter sale, Hôtel Drouot, Parissalle 3, April 20-21, 1883, no. 144; Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939); Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron (1859–1939)
Schwiter (Baron Louis Auguste de) Collection. Sale cat., April, 20-21. Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Paris, 1883, cat. no. 144, p. 71.

Eduard Sack Giambattista und Domenico Tiepolo. Hamburg, 1910, cat. no. 138, p. 322.

Giulio Lorenzetti Frescos Exhibition Ca' Rezzonico, Venice. Exh. cat. Ca' Rezzonico, Venice, 1938, cat. no. 74, fig. no. pl. 38, ill.

James Byam Shaw The Drawings of Domenico Tiepolo.. London and Boston, 1962, p. 41.

James Byam Shaw "The Biron Collection of Venetian Eighteenth-Century Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The Metropolitan Museum Journal. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 3, New York, 1971, p. 246.

Jean Cailleux "L'Art du Dix-huitième Siècle" An Advertisement Supplement to The Burlington Magazine. vol. 116, London, 1974, cat. no. 51, fig. no. 44, pp. 18-19, ill.

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. 141, fig. no. 141.

James Byam Shaw and George Knox The Robert Lehman Collection, vol. VI, Italian Eighteenth Century Drawings. vol. 6, New York, 1987, cat. no. no. 140, p. 171.

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. 250, fig. no. 250, p. 255, ill.

Daumier Drawings. Exh. cat., Frankfurt, Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie, Nov. 17, 1992 - Jan. 17, 1993; MMA, Feb. 26 - May 2, 1993. Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Frankfurt, 1993, fig. no. 14, p. 14, ill.



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