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An Oriental Horseman

Artist:
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1727–1804 Venice)
Date:
1727–1804
Medium:
Pen and dark brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk or graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 9/16 x 10 13/16 in. (19.2 x 27.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.42.2
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and brown ink at center of lower border: "Dom.o Tiepolo f."

Marking: Watermark partly illegible; it does not correspond to the ones listed in Briquet or in Jacob Bean and Felice Stampfle, Drawings from New York Collections, vol. III, The 18th Century in Italy, New York, 1971.
Mrs. John Elliott Curran; Mrs. John Elliott Curran
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings from New York Collections. III: The Eighteenth Century in Italy," January 30, 1971–March 21, 1971.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

Josephine McCarrell Lansing "Two Tiepolo Drawings." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 30, June 1935, p. 133.

James Byam Shaw The Drawings of Domenico Tiepolo.. London and Boston, 1962, pp. 40, 41.

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. 100, no. 244 (with an erroneous inv. number), ill.

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. 1, p. 8.

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. 260, fig. no. 260, pp. 262-63, ill.



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